Tuesday, 05 March 2019
Jan is a mechanical Engineer with over 30 years in metals manufacturing and distribution.
She has worked at board level for specialty metals producers and distributors and has lived and worked in US, Europe and Middle East. She is also the founder of Corrotherm International Ltd, a company specializing in high alloy metals for use in oil, gas petrochemical power and desalination industries.
Jan has grown the company exponentially - from a one-woman company to now having offices in 6 countries. She is also an advisor and non-executive to a number of manufacturing companies and government departments and Director of the Saudi British Joint Business Council and UAE UK Business Council, Director of Energy Industries Council.
A previous winner of the NatWest everywoman award, Jan has gone on to win a host of other awards including IoD London and South East Global Director of the year and in 2014 was awarded a CBE for services to Business and Honorary Doctorate of Engineering.
“I have worked very hard to establish a profile as a woman working in a male dominated industry. Networking with your peers is an extremely effective way to improve your knowledge and develop a support network”.
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