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Investment & Support for the Liverpool City Region and the North West

  • John O'Brien

    Non Executive Chairman

    John became chair in November 2017, bringing a breadth of experience and an extensive track record behind him.

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Non Executive Chairman

John became chair in November 2017, bringing a breadth of experience and an extensive track record behind him.

As a partner at KPMG John led radical change, reshaping his business areas by merger, acquisition and significant recruitment.

His client base included sizeable businesses such as Princes Foods, Arriva, United Utilities, Amec, a number of the national private equity community and several local entrepreneurial businesses including Downing Developments, American Golf, Engenda and Epichem.

John is recognised by his clients and colleagues as a forthright, clear thinker who takes a balanced and commercial view to problems and opportunities to generate innovative and executable solutions.

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