- East Grinstead, GB
- £7 /hr
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FDI specialist with extensive experience of working in investment promotion agencies at national, international and regional level. 27 years promoting international trade andmore...FDI specialist with extensive experience of working in investment promotion agencies at national, international and regional level. 27 years promoting international trade and investment opportunities to companies looking to 'go global' as well as developing investor development programmes to encourage expansion of existing investors. Senior level contacts made all over the world, having lived in Africa, Middle East, Eastern Europe, USA and Asia. Numerous business visits to India, China and the Gulf. Strong project management experience.
John Rutherford Consulting provides training, support and mentoring to Investment Promotion Agencies around the world as well as lead generation services drawing on a world-wide network of associates.
China Investment Solutions Corporation (CISC - www.chinaoutwardinvestment.com) provides in-country representation and lead generation services for economic development bodies keen to attract Chinese investment but without the experience or resource to do so. CISC also assists Chinese economic development bodies to improve their offering to attract prospective overseas investors.
AIME Associates advises on entry strategies for companies and agencies targeting the exciting, but difficult, markets of Asia, India and the Middle East. John and his co-founder, Chris Fraser have over 40 years experience of doing business in these markets - particularly in China - and can provide invaluable advice on the business and social protocols of conducting business with local business and government executives.
Specialties: Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), location selection, inward investment, management of multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary teams in several international markets. Strong project management and analytical skills. Training and mentoring inward investment staff, including investor development programmes. Market entry strategies for high-growth markets.
Owner, John Rutherford Consulting Ltd