PLAN. FUND. GROW.
A team of highly experienced business growth specialists that challenge and inspire. 

Meet the team​​

  1. Chris Searson
    Chris has been a highly acclaimed marketer and business owner for more than 30 years, and has worked with many famous brands such as American Airlines, BAFTA, Tesco Mobile, Thorntons and Nike. As a former EMDA advisory board member, Chris leads our fund raising team helping companies unlock growth capital, improve asset finance and manage cash-flow.
  2. Tim Warsop
    As an owner, chair and director, Tim has held board positions for more than 25 years across a broad array of service and product sectors, and has worked with some of the world's most recognised brands, such as, Heinz, Samsung, Carlsberg, JCB, Disney, BT, Unilever, and McDonalds. He is a highly skilled commercial strategist and infrastructure specialist, helping clients, whether SME or corporate enterprise, to optimise their operational competence, achieve commercial resilience and build financial success.
  3. Richard Saville
    Richard has been an insolvency practitioner for 41 years with Deloitte & Touche, PWC, Savilles, and latterly Begbies Traynor. He has an extremely broad knowledge across most industries having effectively dealt with pretty much every type of business around! Richard now focuses on helping senior management teams improve their business acumen and operating competences.
  4. Jake Shaw
    During his 30 years globe trotting career as an entrepreneur, director and film producer, Jake has worked with an amazing array of people, brands, corporatists, and governments, in the UK, US and Middle East. He has founded several successful creative and technology based companies from incorporation, and now applies he global business markets knowledge, commercial experience and visionary outlook to being our lead Entrepreneur Advocate and Blockchain, frictionless transaction technology specialist.
  5. Stephen Lusty
    Stephen is our Technology and Operations specialist and has extensive experience across Engineering, Digital, Supply chain and Service industries. During his 35 years in Industry he has held executive positions at Nortel, Flextronics and Google. In recent years he has specialised in establishing startups and the rapid expansion of high potential SMEs. His current focus areas include, Mergers and Acquisition, Operational Restructuring, Turnarounds, Global Capability Development, Technology Innovation and Product Management.
 Chris Searson
Tim Warsop 
Richard Saville
Jake Shaw
Stephan Lusty
Want to join our team?​​
Only talented business people need apply.
We are always looking for talented people to join our team. If you believe your CV would excite our partners and your skills and experience will add to our talent pool, then send your details to info@mycitizen.co.uk