John has wide experience across a multitude of service and manufacturing businesses. He established London Interstate Finance and grew this asset based lending company to a portfolio of £500 million. He subsequently teamed up with Lord Lever and they acquired the business of MCI leasing, which became a highly profitable venture within 18 months. John was appointed as CEO of Goodhead Group, a listed multi site and multi disciplinary media group where he grew revenues to £78 million. He has served as Chairman of Microlease plc, Europe’s largest supplier of high end test and measurement equipment and also established Haverstock Healthcare, delivering primary care services to over 300,000 patients within North London.