Managing Director, KGW Integrated Engineering
After graduating Loughborough University with a Mechanical Engineering Degree Jon found his place in the Automotive industry. Working with companies such as Peugeot, Faurecia and GKN.
His successes quickly led him up the corporate ladder into roles such as New Vehicle Project Launch Manager and Head of Engineering. This led him to McLaren Racing Formula 1 team as Head of Racing Production and Logistics. Having full responsibility for the manufacture and delivery of race and test cars trackside, as well as the support equipment and team personnel which provided him with significant operational and engineering experience.
Following McLaren Jon has focused on working within the SME environment to add other skills to his already extensive bow. This ultimately led Jon to his first Directorship becoming a part owner of the thermal spray engineering company Metallisation Ltd. As Operations Director, Jon had complete responsibility for cradle to grave operations.
Jon joined KGW Integrated Engineering Limited in June 2021 with a view of extending the reach of KGWIE to sectors not historically associated with the business.