Jim Nayyar

London, UK

Professional History

  • Consultant and board member of various companies in the UK. Extensive experience in acquisitions, building and managing corporate cultures in a global environment, as well as in due diligence, private equity and executive management
  • 2008 Sale of an international logistics company (see below) to a US private equity firm and support for the change of management
  • 1983 – 2008 Co-founder of a freight & logistics group; growth - organically and through acquisitions - to 500 employees with offices and facilities in USA, UK, Holland, Germany, Switzerland, India and China. Extensive management responsibility in connection with private equity, leveraged finance and the profitable operations of the international subsidiaries
  • 1981 – 1983 Management consultant and developer of an innovative Apple / PC-based management software for SMEs (e.g. pharmaceuticals, retail and electronics)
  • 1978 – 1981 Financial Controller Europe of a listed computer company based in Vermont
  • Participation in various charitable projects (Rotary International); initiator and trustee of a charity for disadvantaged children in Mumbai, India


  • Associate Member – Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA)
  • Member Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transportation (MILT)

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