Geoffrey Bicknell FCA, CPA is a qualified Chartered Accountant in the UK and Canada, with a background in multinational Corporations in the USA, Europe and the UK. He is currently involved in start-ups, fundraising, business development and growth, particularly in the Automotive Components area.
Geoffrey has operated in industrial sectors including Automotive, Aerospace, IT, Engineering and Logistics. He has hands-on experience in acquisitions and disposals, international joint ventures, turnarounds, and public listings, holding both senior executive and non-executive roles. Geoffrey has board experience, including on the Chair of Board Committees, and represents UK shareholders on the boards of foreign business ventures.
Executive positions he has held include:
Rockwell International Corp. – VP Finance, German Automotive components division and Managing Director, UK Automotive Components.
Lucas Group ltd – Group FD Diesel Global Operations and Board member of Non-UK ventures.
TI Group Plc – Director Operations Strategy and Anglo/ French Aerospace Group, and President North America Polymer Division.
Geoffrey is currently senior advisor to private equity and venture capital investors and has a keen interest in developing a significant UK automotive supply chain industry.