Lincat appoints new Finance Director
Lincat, the UK’s leading manufacturer of commercial catering equipment, has appointed Jonathan Dove as Finance Director Designate. Jonathan will succeed Terry Storey who will retire in December.
Jonathan qualified as a chartered accountant with Grant Thornton, after graduating with a law degree from the University of Birmingham. He has held senior finance roles in manufacturing groups, including Merck Chemicals Ltd and Schenck Process UK Ltd. During this time he gained broad experience in all aspects of finance, including local and group reporting, systems and process development, and legal and tax compliance. Jonathan has also supported the integration of acquisitions and the implementation of growth strategies.
Managing Director, Nick McDonald, said:
“I’m delighted to welcome Jonathan to the company and I’m sure he will be a great support for our management team. Not only will he analyse and present the financial results across Lincat, Q90 and FriFri, but he will also help steer the business and ensure that we continue to meet our ambitious growth targets.”
“I feel privileged to be joining Lincat with its strong heritage and an excellent reputation in the industry it serves. The company is enjoying excellent results and strong growth, and I am excited to have the opportunity to work with the management team to help it continue this success into the future.”
Jonathan lives near Southwell in Nottinghamshire. When not at work, his family life keeps him busy, but when time allows he enjoys walking, cycling, cooking and DIY.