Short Bio - Michael's Profile
Position: COO/Managing Director
Strong practical experience at MD level. International experience includes being ‘parachuted in’ on a number of occasions to turn around troubled companies, as well as entering new markets and growing businesses.
Led 3 turnarounds in 7 years at £40 -£60 m pa businesses (330-500 people). All were complex multi site manufacturing businesses with very demanding JIT customer service requirements.
Industry Sector Competencies
Function: Managing director, COO
Interim Manager: Yes
Permanent Position: Yes
Availability: Full time
Prefered Locations: UK
South Africa (The Rep. of)
Technologies to market (Professional)
Business development (Expert)
Acquisition and shadow management (Professional)
New product or service launch (Expert)
Geographical expansion (Professional)
Company rescue or turnaround (Expert)
Close down or sell off (Professional)
Pre or post investment audit (Professional)
BSc Chemical Engineering; MBA
Afrikaans, Dutch, English, Flemish
More than 15 years
Start-up, SMB, Multinational
Founder or Co-Founder
Insights from MichaelBusines Turnaround Case Study - Manufacturing Company
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a timely professional matching process to identify and present the right international executives with relevant local expertise amongst our interim managers, executives, and executive investors.
a unique cross-border reactivity with a first selection of international executives submitted to our clients in less than 10 days through an executive search amongst our executives and interim managers.
for any executive recruitment, the clients have the flexibility either to sign a few months interim management agreement or to hire directly our vetted executives for a permanent position.
100% success fees based on executive recruitment closing. A fixed recruitment fee specific by region and unique for any salary. No retained fees. No exclusivity.