Profile

Jo has bought and sold over 400 companies in the last 27 years, specialising in owner managed companies. Jo is a regular presenter for the institute of Directors on corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions and delivers over 150 events on multiple topics every year to organisations in the UK and Europe. Jo has held circa 40+ Non-Executive Roles over that period in companies across the country and helped many businesses through successful transactions, she is currently non-executive chair of eight companies. Jo has sold three of her own companies and undertaken two personal MBOs.

Jo’s achievement highlights: Most Innovative UK Deal Negotiator & AI One to Watch in Corporate
Finance, Acquisition International • Shortlisted for Mentor of the Year First Women Awards •
Shortlisted for Inspiring Leader of the Year Forward Ladies • Shortlisted for SME Business of the Year
Forward Ladies • Winner in the CBI First Women in Business Services Award • Finalist of the Yorkshire
Women of Achievement Awards • Winner of The Sunday Times NED of the Year Award in association
with Peel Hunt • Finalist for the IoD Awards in the Business Advisor Category.