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Over the years, I have cultivated a team of professionals who have a solid track record supporting business leaders and entrepreneurs with Company Growth Success. Their core purpose is to (Re)configure company DNA for exponential growth by focusing on:

  1. Operational and business delivery (recovery, transformation and performance improvement)
  2. Growth acceleration
  3. Your support to self-sufficiency

To make it onto this page, I have to have known you for at least 10 years and trust your business skills completely. If you are looking for serious business growth, then read their biographies down below and watch the video to understand our growth ethos. We would welcome the opportunity to participate in a strategy discussion about your growth challenges. There is no commitment on your part to buy our services. To book a free appointment to help map your business growth journey, please click on the button below.

Max Rogers CEO

Max has been President/CEO at HFI, Operating Partner at Michigan Capital Partners, President/CEO at Grupo Antolin, VP of Consumer Electronics Business Unit at Delphi, and an independent consultant.  

Prior to those positions he was with Delphi and TRW Automotive in positions of increasing responsibility including Director roles in Customer Development, Business Development, and Sales & Marketing.

He has significant background in P&L positions, strategic planning, and M&A. Additionally, Max began his career as a pilot in the US Navy and as a carrier-based Naval Aviator and Test Pilot.

Max earned his BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Michigan and his MS degree in Aerospace Systems from The University of Tennessee. He also holds an MBA from Michigan State University.

Max lives in Clarkston Michigan with his wife Amy, and they have five adult children. He enjoys golf, flying and remodeling homes.

A highly skilled executive, leader and trusted advisor, with a strong focus on delivering real business results has enabled Richard to work regularly with MDs and CXOs of FTSE 100 and multinational companies.

Richard has delivered and recovered numerous technology and defense-based programmes with values in excess of £bn.

Richard is a Chartered Engineer, holds an MBA and is a member of the Institute of Directors. With rich experience in strategic business transformation and working with numerous blue chip businesses covering a wide range of sectors including: Aerospace and Defense, Automotive, Energy, Technology and Transport.

Richard Aczel CEO

Colin Frey CEO

Colin is a charismatic leader with strong marketing & sales skills combined with strategy and supply chain experience. He has a proven track record at profitably growing businesses in either an advisory or hands-on leadership role. Typical recent assignments include mid-tech businesses with an international outlook. Such as:

  • Managing Director of Recipco Holdings
  • Associate at Second Mile
  • Founder of Safetrade Ltd
  • Interim Executive Vice Chairman of JNF
  • Interim Managing Director Ascom (UK) Ltd
  • Interim Commercial Director EurotaxGlass’s
  • Brand Protection Strategy Development for the Scottish Government

Colin is able to translate market understanding into effective strategy and action plans. In particular he identifies what to do differently ‘today’ – including product/service development, positioning and selling. He improves processes to increase effectiveness and efficiency and is able to re-organise and motivate staff to achieve stretching targets.

Colin’s success is driven by a combination of analytical smarts and business gut feel to creatively solve (complex) problems. In his own words:

I see the wood for the trees.

He has the drive, determination and common touch to develop effective relationships from shop floor to boardroom; to get things done and bring people with him. This is all built on a 20 year blue chip career at major corporations such as: De La Rue, Pepsi, GE, Boston Consulting Group and Shell, where he profitably grew businesses internationally in competitive markets.

Professional Qualifications

B.A. Hons. Engineering, Economics & Management, St. John’s College, Oxford

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