Experienced non-executive chairman/director
George Elliott has a proven track record in profitably growing technology companies and brings together a unique blend of commercial, financial and international expertise. His main achievements have centred around building and bringing to market successful companies (including three IPOs) that compete and win on the global stage. Since 2007 he has been non-executive chairman/director of over 20 companies, one of which was headquartered in the US.
From 2000 to 2007 he was CFO of Wolfson Microelectronics plc, a leading global provider of high performance mixed-signal semiconductors to the consumer electronics market. From 1996 to1998 he was Director of Commercial Operations and latterly CFO (1998 to 2000) at Calluna plc which developed the first 1.8-inch hard disk drive that was later used in several leading MP3 players and storage devices.
From 1990 to1995 he a director at McQueen International Ltd (now Sykes), a manufacturing and support services provider for software publishers, where he was responsible for strategic sales and marketing. Prior to joining McQueen, he was a partner at Grant Thornton for seven years and specialised in corporate finance.
- Non-executive chairman (Calnex Solutions Limited)
- Non-executive director (Indigovision Group plc)
- Growth Advisor (Grant Thornton LLP)
- Non-executive chairman (Optoscribe Limited)
- Non executive chairman (Design LED Products Limited)