John McDonaldSenior Advisor

areas of expertise
  • Nuclear Power and Defence markets
  • Corporate Governance
  • Programme management
  • Commercial Development
  • Strategic planning
  • MBO / LBO
  • Partnering / JV strategy
education & accreditations
  • MBA, Henley Business School, UK
  • BSc Hons, Electrical Engineering Science – University of Salford
  • FIET – Fellow of the Institute for Engineering and Technology

John is an accomplished business leader with broad multi-functional experience and track record of developing and implementing successful growth strategies for large enterprise.

A chartered engineer with an MBA from Henley Business School, John was elected as a Fellow of the IET in 2012 in recognition of his business achievements in the engineering & technology sector. He has a history of achieving business growth in the challenging UK nuclear, defence and telecommunications markets.

John advises Turner Harris and our clients on a range of engagements; looking at strategic planning, programme delivery and tactical underpinning for key transformation programmes.

Selected Projects & Roles

  • Divisional Director, Jacobs Directing the development of a multi-disciplinary design house business supporting AWE. Commercial interface with AWE for major contracts.
  • Operations Director, Bilfinger Industrial Automation Services
  • Director, ATG – Strategy development and implementation activity, Led the MBO programme that saw ATG acquired by Bilfinger Berger.
  • Chairman – IET M&WC

contact details

+44 (0)161 209 3382
Peter House
Manchester, M1 5AN, United Kingdom

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