Profile - The IFT

Simon Jones Fortitude

Role: Investor
Website: www.fortitudelondon.com

ABOUT MEMBER

Simon Jones is an energetic business executive with extensive experience in CFO, CEO and CRO roles.
He specialises in turnaround and corporate recovery, change management and senior level interim management. With a hands-on approach to performance improvement and growth he is an agile problem-solver who transforms distressed and challenged businesses. Committed to developing internal talent, Simon is a trusted leader who faces challenges head on to create and implement feasible, achievable business plans.

As a qualified Chartered Accountant, Harvard Business School Alumni, member of the Institute for Turnaround and PwC Turnaround panel, Simon is also a professional PRINCE2™ project manager. Highly experienced in raising finance and managing cash, Simon is often asked to liaise with lending banks, negotiating deals to ensure their survival.

Organisation Type
  • Family/Private
  • Institution Backed
  • Not For Profit
  • PLC
  • Private Equity Backed
  • Public Sector
Average Company Size (£Million)
  • > 25
  • > 100
  • > 250
  • > 500
AVERAGE ASSIGNMENT LENGTH (MONTHS)
  • 12
PREFERRED ASSIGNMENT LENGTH (MONTHS)
  • 12
Sector*
  • Services
  • Consumer Goods & Retail
  • Transport & Logistics
  • Financial Services
  • Education
  • Infrastructure, Building & Construction
  • Healthcare
  • Automotive
    • Manufacturing