John O’Connell

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  • John O'Connell
    As a serial entrepreneur and having built and sold 6 businesses in Russia, Spain and the UK, (5 of which were acquired by major PLC’s including Sensormatic Inc and Chubb), John O’Connell returned to education in his 40s and graduated from Bristol University in 2004 with a BA in Marketing and Business Studies. With nearly 30 years experience in the Security Industry worldwide, and 9 years in the Police force, John joined Rathbone Results as a partner to work predominantly with businesses in the Security and Fire Industry. John has extensive experience in company restructuring, turnarounds, business management and has successfully prepared and coached 6 companies for acquisition. John prides himself on being able to monitor trends and spot gaps in the market, to increase sales and to inspire others to maximise profits. Find out more using the link John has been married to Julia for over 40 years; with 3 Children and 3 remarkable Grand children, he is passionate about Rugby (being from Wales) and is a regular visitor to Formula 1 Racing. If there is any spare time John can be found travelling between Dubai and Singapore where 2 of his Children now reside, or Skiing in the USA.