Jonty is a seasoned entrepreneur having owned and run successful consumer focused businesses gaining extensive experience in manufacturing, the start-up process, fast growth and building brands.
Over 11 years he founded, owned and ran Burts Potato Chips, a successful consumer brand, manufacturer and high growth business, operating in an incredibly competitive market-place. He successfully exited in 2012.
He then set up and ran Portlebay Popcorn, another manufacturing consumer brand, gaining fast traction in the multiples and building another successful FMCG brand, before selling the business in 2018.
Jonty is equally at home advising on processes, systems and distribution, as he is securing investment, managing growth and selling businesses. He now uses this experience to pass on the lessons he has learnt.