Alan B Jones
Portfolio Non-Executive Chairman
Alan joins the team as a Non-Executive Chairman who is available on a monthly retainer or day rate basis. Alan is a highly motivated commercially aware senior Executive, experienced in delivering change and improving profitability within complex businesses and with a variety of culturesOwnership, turnaround and successful sale, of a £120m Pan European shipping /container business has been a key success. Building and leading large multi-disciplined senior management teams in Management Buyouts where he was principle shareholder. Negotiating the acquisition and sale of significant UK and Pan European businesses, including experience of ’pre pack’ administrations. A highly skilled Negotiator and communicator, skills which are key to improving productivity and increasing profitability. Alan has also overseen the privatisation and deregulation of a large Public sector Transport company.
Alan has an innate ability to build strong teams and motivate them at all levels including unionised environments.
Key skills: Restructuring under performing businesses, Management buyouts, Transport, Logistics, Interim management, Shipping, Parcels, Renewables, Waste Management, Medical equipment sales, Passenger Transport, Executive search, Leadership development, Business development. Strong Man management with the ability to build, develop and motivate highly effective teams, particularly in distressed and under performing businesses seeking significant change. Experienced Non-Executive Chairman and Director.
Member of the Institute for Turnaround, with a Current practising certificate.
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport FCILT
Member of Society of Operations Engineers
Member of the Institute Directors
Member of the Engineering council
Alan currently sits on the Main Board of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and also the Charity ‘Aspire’ which is the charitable careers foundation within The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) that provides funded opportunities for education, training and development to UK and international applicants.
Currently Non-Executive Chairman of DSA Executive Ltd
DSA provides Executive Search and Organisational Development for a wide range of businesses from SMEs to global PLCs both UK and Internationally