Neil Jolley, Principal – East Midlands
Neil has had 30 years experience working as an FD and MD, in SME’s both within a FSTE 100 group and within an owner managed business. He qualified in 1985 as a Chartered Management Accountant. He worked for 22 years in the print industry in a number of senior roles within the group of companies that were acquired by Rexam PLC (previously Bowater). Whilst with Rexam he went through their development program for Senior Executives and became Managing Director of one of their subsidiaries in 1995.
He has a breadth of commercial experience gained both as an FD and as a Managing Director. He has been involved with a number of start-up operations and has lead an MBO. He is also passionate about success through teamwork and was responsible for leading a manufacturing operation to successfully achieve ‘Investors in People’, that he believed helped improve efficiencies within the company.
During the last 10 years he has worked in the construction industry involved with a group of companies involved in the contracting of installation and the manufacture of Acoustic Products. He was instrumental in developing the systems in finance and administration to operate effectively having gone through a period of growth without changes to their systems.
Neil prides himself on being able to get behind the numbers to offer opportunity’s and solutions to improve business performance across all departments. This believes is essential for his role to add value to any business he is involved with.