Role: Non-Executive Chairman
Jim is currently Non-Executive Chairman of RiverRidge, since September 2016, an investment supported by the Business Growth Fund and Augean plc, since 2012. He has also been a non-executive Director of Mar City Homes, since July 2016. Jim has considerable experience in the waste sector (since circa 1997) and has also worked within manufacturing, having held several senior roles within these sectors. He was CEO of the UK business of FCC, a leading Spanish construction business, following its acquisition of Waste Recycling Group (WRG) in 2006 from TerraFirma Capital Partners whom Jim worked with from 2003 during their initial acquisition of WRG. Jim was an Executive Director of Shanks plc and also CEO of SCAID Capital, whose main business was Willerby Holiday Homes a manufacturer of holiday homes for the leisure sector.