After completing a BSc in Agriculture at Reading University Jon worked in the food sector for Unigate and Quaker Oats and in agricultural pharmaceuticals for Coopers Animal Health .
He then moved into the retail sector holding senior marketing roles for Tesco and Dixons Stores Group.
Jon spent 13 years at Sky TV where he was Chief Marketing Officer and played a key role in building Sky’s customer base.
Staying in the media and communications sector Jon was CEO of satellite TV company M7 based in Luxembourg and then moved to work in Ireland as Chief Commercial Officer for eir the incumbent telecoms operator.
Jon's held several non-executive positions and is currently Chairman of two Irish telecoms businesses and a fibre operator based in Sweden.
Jon is married with two girls and a boy and lives in Buckinghamshire where his interests include gardening, managing a few livestock and playing around with classic cars.