Mark Wilson In 60 Seconds

I am an energetic and dynamic leader with 17 years of Board level experience in a range of blue-chips, private equity and as a private entrepreneur. Currently Chairman & Owner of the UK’s largest independent art retailer. Previously Executive VP & CFO for Aston Martin Lagonda PLC, and before that FD of McLaren Automotive.

Specialist Skills

Banking Relationship

Strong banking relationships with a range of wholesale & investment banks.

Business Planning

Strong focus on making business planning, budgeting and forecasting relevant.

Cash flow Improvement

Micro focus on driving and squeezing cash efficiency.

Raising Funds

Wide-ranging experience in IPO, debt & private equity markets.

Strategic Thinker

Growth and/or turnaround has been the focus of my corporate career.

Track Record Highlights

  • Taking Aston Martin Lagonda PLC through floatation in 2018 having spent the prior 4 years re-energising the business.
  • Being part of the Board that grew a contemporary supercar company out of a Formula One Team at McLaren Automotive from virtually a blank sheet of paper.
  • Raising & refinancing over £1bn of complex debt facilities in challenging company and market conditions across the last 17 years.
  • Securing significant R&D tax incentives for the various businesses I have worked with.
  • Redesigning business planning and forecasting to be live and dynamic with a focus on what's happening not what's happened.

Sector Experience

  • Engineering: Automotive
  • Insurance: GI & Underwriting
  • Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics: Automotive

What's next?

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