LORW is a Team of high calibre individuals with both outstanding business line management and consulting experience across a wide range of industry sectors. They are focused on delivering real financial and business benefits for clients. The Team have the adaptability to add tangible value to a wide range of client organisations and the flexibility to operate across different cultures and countries.
Dan Hudson – Partner
Dan is a results focused business leader with over 20 years experience who now leads our Entertainment & Leisure Industry Practice. He is a hands-on operator who has delivered business strategies and objectives for global market leading organisations across multiple channels including retail, e-commerce and B2B. In addition, his outstanding connections and experience in the entertainment and leisure industries have seen him conceive, plan and deliver world class sporting and entertainment events across 4 continents with some of the world’s biggest stars and celebrities. Perhaps uniquely, Dan combines these skills with top quality process excellence skills as a qualified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt practitioner.
Chris Jenkins – Partner
Chris leads our Digital, Technology & Telecoms Industry Practice. Specialising in digital development and marketing, he has both operational and strategic experience at an Executive level spanning Asia, Europe and the USA. His most recent projects have focussed particularly on maximising the impact of social media and other digital channels by utilising big data & market analytics. For nearly 30 years Chris has worked with many businesses from small, early stage companies, right through to global blue chip organisations such as Ericsson, Mitel, Woolworths & Reliance to help them maximise revenue and profitability.
Tim Nolan – Partner
Tim has nearly 25 years’ experience in retailing and consumer goods and now leads our Consumer Products & Retail Industry Practice. He was a member of the Executive Leadership Teams for Tesco, Courts and Staples UK. Tim has worked on projects for a wide range of major public and private organisations such as B&Q, Samsung, Best Buy, Jaguar Cars, Castorama and the NHS. He has built up an enviable network of contacts in Asia and Europe while Managing Director for both DixonsCarphone and the e-commerce pioneer Shop Direct. A graduate of Warwick University, Tim also attended the Universite de Grenoble III and Henley Business School.
Matt Pasterfield - Partner
Matt leads our Financial Services Industry Practice. He has over 25 years’ blue chip experience both operationally and conducting business process realignment, organisational restructure and outsourcing projects for global players in over 20 countries across Asia, USA and Europe. Prior to moving into consulting, Matt was SVP at Chubb Insurance responsible for all Asia Pacific operations. In his early career Matt worked in the City of London for major industry players such as Marsh & McLennan and Aon. He is a graduate of Warwick University and a Chartered Insurer.
Adam Woolliscroft - Partner
Adam leads our Supply Chain & Distribution Industry Practice. Having worked in supply chain, sourcing and finance for over 20 years he has added value to numerous organisations both operationally and as a consultant. He has managed multiple projects for organisations such as Tesco, Hornby and Littlewoods and a wide variety of smaller organisations across numerous countries and most product categories. Adam is particularly focused on improving end-to end supply chain efficiency and ensuring processes are in place to deliver benefits to the bottom line. He is a qualified accountant and a graduate of Cardiff University.
Stuart Ailion – Senior Associate
Stuart is a member of our Consumer & Retail Practice and has over 25 years’ experience working in senior management for blue-chip companies before moving into consultancy. Stuart particularly specialises in the fashion, retail, e-commerce and global sourcing arena and has worked for all sizes of businesses from PLCs such as Argos & Otto Group, to VC & Private Equity backed start-ups. Stuart holds a Master’s degree in Marketing from Manchester University and a Law degree from Cardiff University.
Duncan Kirk – Senior Associate
Duncan is a member of our Supply Chain & Distribution Industry Practice. He has over 20 years’ experience in the Grocery, E-commerce, Entertainment, Furniture and Consumer Electronics industries in Australia, UK and Asia. He has led supply chain transformations within a number of organisations including Coles in Australia. Duncan has also delivered numerous consultancy projects in multiple countries, ranging from small private companies to large listed multi-nationals. Duncan’s early career was spent with major brands such as Virgin Entertainment, Safeway and Sainsbury in the UK.
Ian Munro – Senior Associate
Ian is a highly experienced consultant and member of our Financial Services Industry Practice. For over 30 years he has worked with senior clients from a wide range of organisations in both the private and public sectors. His broad expertise includes business reviews and turnarounds with extensive process and work-flow analysis, organisational restructure and mentoring.
In his earlier career Ian was a Director of Reliance Security Group PLC and a member of the team that floated the company in 1987. Prior to this he held senior sales and marketing positions with blue chip FMCG companies.
Lisa Tarrant – Senior Associate
Lisa is a member of our Consumer & Retail Practice and has over 20 years’ experience working with organisations in Asia, USA and Europe. She has an outstanding and proven track record in producing improved margin, quality and delivery in complex multi-national organisations as well as building capability and sales growth with start-ups. Lisa has a wealth of experience in Asia having been based in the region for many years where she has led teams in buying, design, supply chain and QA across a wider range of product categories. Lisa is a graduate of the University of Surrey.
In addition to our senior team we can draw upon a pool of more than a dozen experienced Associates. This team has extensive experience in a wide range of sectors ranging from the legal profession, finance & accountancy, leisure & entertainment, market research, not for profit sector, insurance, quality assurance, banking, publishing, computer software, graphic design and industrial materials.
These Associates are based across the globe from London and Dubai to Singapore, Hong Kong and Melbourne and have experience working in an even wider variety of markets ranging from Japan to the USA. With nearly 300 years combined business experience our Associates can develop innovative solutions to almost any business problem.
“We’re all working together; that’s the secret.” Sam Walton