About Mark Cooper

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Mark Cooper, Executive Solutions Consultancy

Mark Cooper

Interim Manager

Transformational Change Manager

Non Executive Director

Mark has been working as an Interim Manager since 2000, and has been involved in more than 20 assignments to date. He is an acknowledged Turnaround / Transformation specialist delivering value across the full supply chain operation to enable dramatic growth and revenue generation. Expertise is proven in the FMCG Industry.

Extensive assignments have ranged from board level positions, both MD and Operations/Supply Chain Director, to Site Director/General Manager. Results have been delivered in both branded and own label businesses, those with complex operations, and markets including ambient, chilled and frozen, fast-moving consumer goods.

Mark is also an experienced coach and mentor, with recent experience ranging from developing executives in a mid-sized SME, to assisting with developing a business strategy in a small owner-run niche food business.

Qualifications:
Btech (Hons) Mechanical Engineering (Chartered Engineer) – Loughborough University
CIMA Accountancy Passed Finalist
MSP Practitioner
Prince 2 Practitioner
Lean Sigma Black Belt

Personality Profile:
Myers Briggs – ESTJ
Insight  – Red / Yellow

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Some of our testimonials…

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Twinings Logo
First Milk Logo

Tamar Foods

Interim Managing Director

 “When Mark was leading the business, Tamar Foods was at its most stable in all the time that I worked for the Samworth Brothers Group”

Tamar Foods is a subsidiary of Samworth Brothers Ltd and was loss-making at the time.

Richard Armitage
Group Finance Director

R Twining and Company Ltd

Interim Plant Director

“Mark was a very supportive and inspirational manager who gave strong directional leadership that was aligned with the overall business strategy, This was always with consideration to the impacts on the day-to-day and the individual. Mark actively encouraged me to make challenges to the status quo within the Engineering function that has allowed the team and the business to evolve.”

Wayne Sykes
Engineering Manager

Co-op, First Milk

Interim Site Director

“Mark & I worked together briefly following the acquisition of a new site / business. Mark had the all the ingredients of commercial, operational & technical skills combined with a great way with people which made the integration of the new business so much easier. If you a looking for high calibre professional leader, then Mark is your man.”

Paul Rowe
Site and Group Projects Director

See more recent roles and experience on my Linked In page

Some of our testimonials…

Samworth Brothers Logo

Tamar Foods

Interim Managing Director

 “When Mark was leading the business, Tamar Foods was at its most stable in all the time that I worked for the Samworth Brothers Group”

Tamar Foods is a subsidiary of Samworth Brothers Ltd and was loss-making at the time.

Richard Armitage
Group Finance Director

Twinings Logo

R Twining and Company Ltd

Interim Plant Director

“Mark was a very supportive and inspirational manager who gave strong directional leadership that was aligned with the overall business strategy, This was always with consideration to the impacts on the day-to-day and the individual. Mark actively encouraged me to make challenges to the status quo within the Engineering function that has allowed the team and the business to evolve.”

Wayne Sykes
Engineering Manager

First Milk Logo

Co-op, First Milk

Interim Site Director

“Mark & I worked together briefly following the acquisition of a new site / business. Mark had the all the ingredients of commercial, operational & technical skills combined with a great way with people which made the integration of the new business so much easier. If you a looking for high calibre professional leader, then Mark is your man.”

Paul Rowe
Site and Group Projects Director

See more recent roles and experience on my Linked In page