Jan Ward is a mechanical engineer over 30 years in metals manufacturing and distribution. She has worked at board level for specialty metals producers and distributors and has lived and worked in US, Europe and Middle East.
Founder of Corrotherm International Ltd, a company specializing in high alloy metals for use in oil, gas petrochemical power and desalination industries, she grew the company from a one woman company, which now has offices in 6 countries.
Advisor and non-executive to a number of manufacturing companies and government departments and Director of the Saudi British Joint Business Council, the UAE UK Business Council, and is a Director of the Energy Industries Council.
Nat West everywoman award winner, IoD London and South East Global Director of the year. Awarded CBE for services to Business and Honorary Doctorate of Engineering.