A visionary and successful senior executive with a proven track record of maximising business opportunities, be they business growth, turnaround, exit strategy, or culture change, thus offering a compelling proposition.
A significant number of successful business turnarounds, including national and international brands, automotive, aerospace, defence, motorsport, property development and NHS.
Well-connected with a broad range of high-net worth clients, governments and senior directorships.
‘Opening doors to do real business with real people.’
Corporate finance specialist with extensive contacts in the City of London financial community.
Founder of HASS Advisors Limited in 2011 – advising clients on growth strategies, project finance, and capital raisings. Experience in origination and syndication of both private and public placements for companies within the natural resource sector for the boutique merchant bank, Prosdocimi Limited.
He founded Century Cobalt Corp and has over 15 years’ experience in the natural resource sector. Ex-Associate Director of London-based investment bank, Dawnay-Day Corporate Finance Limited.
Experience in hedge fund management through his time at Lindemann Capital Partners LLP in New York (USA).
GROUP MANAGING DIRECTOR
Jo is an experienced business leader, entrepreneur and engineer, with over 20 years’ experience working across the industrial sector in manufacturing, engineering, distribution, logistics material handling and waste management. He is passionate and experienced in developing start-ups and early-stage businesses, through the stages of innovation, scale-up, growth and continuous improvement.
He was formally Managing Director at a UK-based energy-from-waste and recycling business, and his diverse career has covered leadership roles, operations, sales, project management, and engineering, working with many organisations, from SMEs to global manufacturing corporations across the UK and the EMEA region.
Jo holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Reading, and an MBA from the University of Oxford.
Paul has over 30 years’ experience working in senior management roles across a number of manufacturing businesses in the UK & Europe.
He was formally Finance & HR Director for an Oil & Gas sector company, Financial Controller for 2 Stanley Black and Decker businesses and Financial Controller at 2 different sites in the Doncasters group.
Paul is a Big 4 trained Chartered Accountant and Russell Group University graduate.
CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
Steve has over 35 years’ experience of process engineering and senior management, mainly in the mining and recycling sectors.
Steve has a wealth of knowledge with regards to mining and recycling techniques, and has used that knowledge to create new process routes for lightweight refractories, kaolin processing, wood recycling, aluminium recycling, and now recycling of lead and lithium batteries.
Recently, the majority of Steve’s time has been spent on developing novel recycling techniques for various battery types, and upscaling the pilot plants developed during that time into full-scale industrial processes.