25+ years as a multi award winning results driven leader focusing on business growth and forward-thinking Strategy and Business Transformation
An MBA Graduate and multi-award-winning senior executive with a 25-year track record of investing into, driving, mentoring and adding tangible shareholder value to privately owned, pre-IPO & Venture Capital / Private Equity funded SME technology, telecommunications and professional services businesses. I have gained significant experience with securing and managing clients & teams across the UK, North America, Canada, The Middle East and Asia.
I have formed and lead some great teams around the world and have a wealth of long-standing senior relationships within IT, telecommunications, government departments and Venture Capital/ Private Equity.
I enjoy an “Engaged” transformational management style and hold significant global experience in turnaround, crisis management, operational process improvements, sales and marketing, leadership, commercial negotiations, strategic planning, service improvement and fund-raising including mergers and acquisitions (having completed 28 transactions).
I am the Managing Partner of DropJaw Ventures Group Limited who are an award-winning company based in Chester who provide access to capital, interim management & advisory services to scale up and companies in need of turnaround.
As the founder of DropJaw I had a vision to disrupt the business consultancy market by blending it with corporate finance and impact improvements. This vision and experience remains at the heart of our company and allows DropJaw to rapidly understand our client’s challenges, issues, opportunities and environments quickly, whilst focussing on building sustainable companies. I have founded 3 companies who have all gone on to lucrative trade sales to companies such as Aviva, FaceBook and Conde Naste.