The Swallet Farm team is delighted to announce an exciting addition.
David Joel, Managing Director of Lanson Consultants, has over 25 years of experience in delivering improvements in business performance and competitive advantage to government and commercial organisations.
David will lead our Corporate Development, specifically focusing on enabling judgement in Directors and Executives and helping companies with strategic direction as the european and worldwide business landscape changes.
David specialises in business performance improvement built upon experience in leading political, cultural and people change programmes for large, complex bids. These include the £3.2 billion outsourcing of the Atomic Weapons Establishment on behalf of Lockheed Martin, British Nuclear Fuels and Serco, and leading multi-disciplinary teams to penetrate the US defence marketplace.
Previously David was the Managing Director of a newly acquired SME, Testech, where he honed his skills in the change and culture issues that characterise a new business acquisition.
David’s early experience in the aerospace and defence industry developed his skills, experience and knowledge in the design, development, management and marketing of technically demanding, complex systems and projects.
David is Chairman of the private public sector business partnership, Business East Hants, that improves and promotes the economic growth of the business community. He also works with the Institute of Directors where he delivers modules as part of the Diploma in Company Direction and interviews potential candidates for Chartered Director.
David is qualified in physics, has a diploma in Company Direction and is a full Chartered Director of The Institute of Directors.