Jan Ward CBE HonDEng Mech Eng / MIEx (GRAD) / FRSA / FIOD
Mechanical Engineer by background, specialising in the oil, gas, power and petrochemical sector in particular. Jan is the CEO and founder of Corrotherm International Ltd, which specialises in the supply of high alloys to niche markets covering the Middle East, Far East, Caspian, India , US and Europe with offices in UK , US, UAE, Saudi Arabia, India and South Africa.
Jan is a Non Executive Director and investor in a number of manufacturing companies in sectors covering oil and gas, marine and industrial processes. She has wide experience in change management in manufacturing and the introduction of Factory 4.0 and its wider effects. Jan has won a number of awards including International Business Woman of the Year, Nat West Businesswoman of the Year, a Top 100 Manfacturing Exemplar, IoD Global Director of the Year and was awarded a CBE for services to Business in 2015. She sits on the UAE and Saudi Business Councils and is an advisor to a number of private and public organisations.