Published on: 08 October 2020British Marine is delighted to welcome Jan Freeman as a new Board appointed Non-executive Director. As a qualified chartered accountant, it is planned that Jan will shadow the Board’s current treasurer Alan Morgan and take over from him as of 1 July 2021.
Jan is an experienced finance professional who for ten years was a partner at Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC). Since 2008 she has forged an independent career as a consultant, board adviser, interim manager and non-executive director for SMEs and growing businesses. This has included corporate finance type projects, business and financial strategy projects, and, for five years as the CFO of a growing start-up software company.
Jan has worked closely with a number of marine businesses, including British Marine on two strategy related projects, and is a keen boating enthusiast.
Lesley Robinson, CEO of British Marine, commented: “We are delighted that Jan has joined the Board. Her background, knowledge and skills will play a key role in the Board’s work and I look forward to introducing her to everyone in due course.”