International Business Development Director focusing on rebuilding Asia market


  • Resolved major legacy issues

  • Brought structure to the contract winning process, identified in country partners

  • First new international order (approx. £2M) to rejuvenate a material handling business

As Business Development Director within a major materials handling group I was tasked with resolving legacy issues and rebuilding the order book from zero for coal and ash handling systems into the Indian and, with other Group companies, Chinese markets.

I led the India in-country partnership development, prequalification, bidding and commercial negotiation.

The first order was taken in nine months.