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 - both national and international brands - covering a wide array of industries, including 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).
Jeff has worked in the recycling business over the past 40 years, mostly in senior management positions in electronics/precious metals and battery sectors. Experienced in all aspects of recycling solutions, refining, laboratory and recovery for re-use. Currently working with all types of portable and industrial batteries.
Since 2014, Jeff has developed take-back processes for EV and hybrid lithium batteries, collection systems, recycling systems and re-use. Early in his career, Jeff developed pioneering techniques for precious and base metal separation from circuit boards and other electronic materials.
From 2000, Jeff was Business Development Director, and in 2015 he became European Group Managing Director for a US based company covering the recycling of telecom networks, mobile devices, data asset management, and materials trading. Jeff has experience in developing battery market covering facilities in the UK, Czech Republic and Sweden, whilst also helping to set up recycling in Russia.
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.
Following eighteen successful years at Panasonic UK Ltd, promoting and selling office equipment through their UK dealership network and directly to corporate customers, Ralph moved into the recycling arena, helping customers with their disposal requirements for end-of-life IT equipment and data destruction services.
Ralph now specialises in battery recycling and has worked with a number of global automotive manufacturers with recycling and re-use services for electric vehicle lithium-ion batteries, along with industrial and portable batteries.