John Fletcher

Executive Profile:
An accomplished and customer focused General Manager, Chief Engineer and Manufacturing Engineer, able to deploy both business leadership and technical acumen to deliver results in complex environments. Highly effective relationship management skills that has lead to tangible business benefits. Strong communicator with a calm and considered style, securing high levels of internal commitment, leading to high levels of performance and achievement of challenging business goals.

John is a widely experienced senior executive with a strong engineering foundation and over 40 years of experience in engineering and programme management.

Key Strengths:
  • Respected Engineering and Manufacturing specialist. Influential change agent within the technical community. Defence & Aerospace background
  • Excellent cost reduction & operating cost management performance
  • Proven strategic business development skills, managing internationally, all phases of project life cycles within set timescales and budgets. P&L accountable for major aerospace production & development programmes
  • Quickly establishes relational networks at all levels inside and outside the company with positive outcomes to the business
  • Results driven with proven leadership skills to lead and deliver complex operations within the business plan of a significant global company
  • Significant experience of restructuring and business turnaround, while improving cost, quality and delivery as part of sustainable solutions
  • Available for interim and short/medium term appointments at senior level, across the UK/Europe