Cairns_mediumChief Executive with board level experience managing troubled and under-performing businesses. Business sectors include application software development, digital content and publishing management and professional services. Internationally experienced with direct management responsibility for overseas (non-US) companies. Managed businesses ranging from start-up to over $50mm and staffing up to 300.

Most recently at Publishing Technology (Ingenta), successfully executed a business and financial restructuring of the business which included raising $15mm in new capital and the elimination of all company debt.

Key successes include major acquisitions & divestitures, private equity investments, new business development, business re-positioning, organizational restructuring, operations improvement, outsourcing and cost reduction.

Board level appointments include public companies in UK as well as a variety of private and association board positions.