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About me

I am...


An international leader

A diversity champion

An organisational expert

A strategist

Workforce motivator

Risk and change manager

Having operated at the top of UK Defence, I am seeking to bring my experience and skills to commercial boards. I have a passion for motivating multi-cultural teams, for strategy development and management of complex organisations. An inclusive and decisive leader, team player and diversity champion, comfortable at interaction all levels from Government to the shop floor.

What I'm working on

President Royal Naval Officers' Charity

Providing benevolence to the target community through management of a £16m investment portfolio.

NATO Senior Mentor

Mentoring senior NATO Commanders and their staff on delivering world-class military capability.

Looking for

Non-Executive Directorship
Provision of advice to Defence SMEs

Strategic Advisor

Providing advice to Defence SMEs on pitch and positioning. Currently working with Danish Defence Company, Systematic, and UK Company, Capita.

Experience & achievements

Strategy Development for UK Defence Strategic Command

Led the strategy development for a new 22000-strong organization running the workshops and communications culminating in the creation of an innovative proposition for a Government-review that resulted in a £12Bn uplift over 10 years (50%) in an otherwise constrained resource environment.

Military Leadership

Three decades of leadership experience at tactical and strategic levels and at home and abroad. Instinctive motivator with extensive experience of developing and inspiring multi-cultural teams. Most recently led a headquarters of 1000, made up from 30 nationalities on a transformational journey.

My top skills

Strategy, risk and change management and leading multi-cultural teams

Strategy Development
Change Management
Risk Management
Motivation of multi-cultural teams

About me

I am...


An international leader

A diversity champion

An organisational expert

A strategist

Workforce motivator

Risk and change manager

Having operated at the top of UK Defence, I am seeking to bring my experience and skills to commercial boards. I have a passion for motivating multi-cultural teams, for strategy development and management of complex organisations. An inclusive and decisive leader, team player and diversity champion, comfortable at interaction all levels from Government to the shop floor.

What I am available for

Open to provide mentorship
Open to be mentored
Open to new projects
Open to advise companies

Friends

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Tom Elliot
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Ben Legg
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Jessica Heagren
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Jake B
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Hugo Clarke
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Alasdair Grant
@aj-grant
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Zarir 'Zed' Vakil
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Paul David Mather
@paul-david-mather
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Ilaria Vilkelis
@oakley

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The Community
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Catapult
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