Jan is one of the UK’s leading entrepreneurs. She has successfully owned and operated a wide range of businesses and currently holds chairman and director roles in sectors as diverse as property investment and development, wealth management and online publishing.
Jan has a strong track record of helping to steer growth, developing investment strategies, overseeing M&A activity and structuring corporate governance. She was awarded an OBE for Services to Industry in 1997 and named Veuve Clicquot British Business Woman of the Year in 1994 and Yorkshire woman of the year in 1995. She was also an appointed Government advisor as a member of The U.K. Secretary of State for Business Entrepreneur’s Forum (BIS) in 2010.