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Anthony King ACK Management Ltd

Role: Chief Executive Officer, Non Executive Director, Chairman

ABOUT MEMBER

Tony is an Independent Director with 33+ years of proven leadership in transforming and running high growth businesses in a global market environment in the USA, APAC (inc China & Japan) & Europe in High Technology, Telecoms, Computing and Automotive manufacturing and Distribution arena. UK PLC board experience (FTSE) as well as US GAAP and (NYSE) Sarbanes Oxley. He has considerable cross border, multi sited M&A (buy and sell) and post M&A integration and site restructuring / rationalisation in Europe, The US, South America, Asia (including China) and Japan.

Since 2004 Tony has been independently engaged with PE and banks in businesses with serious performance issues to restore shareholder value. He can demonstrate proven leadership in areas of cost reduction, performance improvement and value creation and has gained valuable exposure in other sectors: consumer, leisure, retail, chemical, pharmaceutical, construction.

In 2014 he jointly led a highly successful trade sale of a global engineering business that over the term repaid all debt and equity, c$245m, to stakeholders.

Tony has a Business Administration Postgraduate Diploma (Warwick) and BSc(Hons) in Combined Engineering.

Organisation Type
  • Family/Private
  • Institution Backed
  • PLC
  • Private Equity Backed
Average Company Size (£Million)
  • > 25
  • > 100
  • > 250
  • > 500
AVERAGE ASSIGNMENT LENGTH (MONTHS)
  • 12
PREFERRED ASSIGNMENT LENGTH (MONTHS)
  • 12 - 18
Sector*
  • Technology & Telecoms
  • Consumer Goods & Retail
  • Transport & Logistics
  • Other
  • Food & Beverages
  • Education
  • Infrastructure, Building & Construction
  • Leisure
  • Automotive
    • Manufacturing