- City of Westminster, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
I have 20 years experience in setting up production facilities for companies in China and the Middle East and in the UK. I spent 10 years finding and setting up production facilitiesmore...I have 20 years experience in setting up production facilities for companies in China and the Middle East and in the UK. I spent 10 years finding and setting up production facilities for clients such as M&S, Ford , BMW , Travis Perkins and many smaller SME's in China. I have spent 7 years working in the Middle East, devloping business for SME's in Dubai, Qatar and Kuwait with the likes of Qatar Gas,Qatar Petroleum,KOC,KOTC, The Foundation and Qatari Diar.I spent 2 years as the Private Secretary to the FD of Qatari Diar.
I specialise in taking a company and building their ability to move into new markets, finding those markets for them, managing that business, securing contracts.
I specialise in looking into companies to see where they can be improved. I specialise in giving clients a team of people worldwide who know the meaning of team work to make things happen.
I firmly believe that good planning and putting in foundations are the most important part of making a clients business successful.
Area Covered: UK, China, Europe and The Middle east
Summary: Age 9 to 27 Worked in family business working in a bottling plant and driving trucks ( school and uni in between )
Worked in China for the Nanshan Corp, Dubai for Burj Holdings, Qatar as PS to the FD of Qatari Diar, Kuwait and Libya for Qatari Diar.
Job Title: Overseas business development director
Company: Nanshan Corp
Description: To dismantle British manufacturing and take it to China.
Education Summary: For my sins I was sent to one of those private schools, The Kings School in Tynemouth. I prefered the family business though and spent every hour I could their. First in the mineral water factory and then in the transport company. I think my business education started at the age of 9 ! I got through school with the intention of being a sports writer, it is what I do, but after college I became a truck driver and worked my way into the office eventually once I knew everyone elses jobs inside out.I help build the family business, it was 24/7 for me, that kind of tells you the type of person I am , 24/7 ! The business was sold and I headed off in the world of business and mainly China to start with.
Business Development Specialist