From a background of research, Steve has over 20 years of industry and consulting experience.
has held a variety of line roles including Operations, R&D, Sales
and Marketing Management followed by five years as a Technical Director
for a major Telecomms company.
successful leadership of a corporate change programme, Steve has
10 years consulting experience with leading consultancies across
diverse sectors on three continents. He has led strategic, organisational
and transformational change projects for national and multinational
strong team player, Steve is a creative thinker with a particular
interest in delivery of tangible results for clients. He holds BSc
and PhD degrees.
Jim has 28 years consulting and industry experience, primarily within
Office Equipment and Systems, Aerospace, Automotive and Chemicals
International experience includes secondments/assignments in US, Europe, Scandinavia,
South Africa and Japan.
With a background of broad management experience in both line and staff
roles, Jim has functional experience in R&D, manufacturing, change
management and strategic business development.
Before BLN, the last 10 years have been with Gemini Consulting based in Europe with rotating responsibilities in strategy, change management, operational effectiveness and business development. Jim led the practice discipline for new product and service development and management of technology and innovation.
have been both as client relationship manager, project manager and
team player with major multinational companies, typically on delivery
of results working with client teams.
has over 20 years consulting and management experience in Financial
Services, Chemicals, Manufacturing, and High-Technology sectors.
was Vice President at CSC Strategic Consulting, Principal at Gemini
Consulting and The MAC Group.
management experience encompasses general management in new ventures,
sales and marketing, finance and IT. Neil has led large-scale engagements
for European and US multinational clients involving market-driven
business unit strategy, the management of change and leadership
within global and multinational organisations.
holds BSc (Engineering) and MBA degrees.