Chair, Caravan, Turtle Bay and Red Engine
Jane is currently the chair of Flight Club Darts, chair of Caravan and chair of Turtle Bay Restaurants. She sits on the advisory panel for Piper Private Equity and is a non-executive director of Octopus Titan VCT plc. Over the last 25 years Jane has been involved in the acquisition, growth and development of companies such as Nando’s, Gourmet Burger Kitchen, Pizza Express, Ask, Zizzi and others. She was most recently group strategy director at Nando’s. Jane is also part of the government’s Hospitality Sector Council and chairs its Innovation Working Group. In addition to her private equity and consulting experience, she has worked as a mechanical engineer with British Aerospace and in the US space industry.