Non-Executive Director / Board Advisor


West Midlands

Big Business Experience



Small Business Experience




Wayne is a focused and results driven Executive Director who adds significant value to businesses, drives growth, increasing revenue and secures sustainability for organisations. Proven in the manufacturing, automotive, aerospace, construction equipment, corporate and commercial markets.

Having a strong track record of delivering seamless change management strategies and implementations globally within blue-chip organisations and SME’s.  Experienced in managing multiple sites across the UK and Europe.  Has a high command of risk and crisis management and crafts proactive strategies to capitalise on market opportunities.

With a productivity focused mindset, Wayne is adept at problem solving and troubleshooting. He streamlines enterprises to provide clarity and transparency within the business, confidently and empathetically managing teams through significant change.


  • Designatory Letters: I.Eng MIIE MIPlantE (MIOSE)
  • Member of the Institute of Plant Engineers, Incorporated Engineers
  • Registered Incorporated Engineer (Engineering Council)
  • Member of the Birmingham Chamber of Commerce
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Engineering Business Management – Warwick University
  • HNC / ONC in Mechanical Engineering – Walsall College
  • Runge Effective Leadership – Oxford University (Balliol)
  • IOSH Managing Safely – Handson Services

Key Areas of Expertise

  • Profit & Loss (P&L) Management
  • Strategic Vision & Leadership
  • Problem Solving & Troubleshooting
  • EH&S Management
  • TQM Leadership / Facilitator
  • Business Change Management
  • Maintenance & Facilities
  • MRP, Lean Processes
  • ISO Quality Standards Management
  • Business Process Re-engineering


Strategic Operations

Global Operations

Risk Management

Change Management

Communication Strategy

Business Development

Industry Sector Experience:

Automotive OEM – (BMW / Bentley / JLR / LTC / TGS)

Automotive Tier 1 – (JCI / GKN / Autins / Toolspec / Bridge Group )

Aerospace – (Goodrich / Rolls Royce)

Construction Equipment OEM – (Terex / Westwood Dawes)

Rail / Transport – (MCW / Bridge Group)

Manufacturing – (Jeavons / OBM)

Local Metropolitan Authority – (Walsall MBC / TPA)

Logistics – (DHL)