Greg McDonald founded Goodfish in 2010, after a 25-year career in investment management, industrial turnarounds, corporate development, international M&A, extended supply chain development & management and investment banking.
Greg achieved a BSc in Agricultural Economics from the University of Reading. Previous employers have been IFM Trading, Wm Cook plc, ING Barings, Deutsche Bank and IMI plc.
Jamie Kerin, ACA
Group Finance Director
Jamie joined Goodfish in March 2015, after a career in accountancy and corporate finance with RSM Baker Tilly in Birmingham. Jamie achieved a BSc in Biological & Biomedical Sciences from Newcastle University.
Financial Controllers in each subsidiary of the Goodfish Group report into Jamie, remaining independent of subsidiary management reporting lines.
Director, Goodfish East Midlands
Andy joined Goodfish in January 2011, within six months of its acquisition of Hi-Spec. Andy’s experience of managing key account customers like Boots, at Artform, enabled him to manage the development of key accounts at Goodfish. In 2014, Andy was promoted to Commercial Manager at Goodfish’s Cannock facility.
With the acquisition of DCI-Artform’s injection-moulding and vacuum-forming activities in April 2017, Andy returned to become Director of our new Loughborough plant.
Group Technical Sales Engineer
Tim joined Goodfish in March 2013, from Holloid Plastics in Basingstoke, a business that Goodfish had considered acquiring. As Account Manager, initially at our Cannock facility, Tim moved to our newly acquired plant in Worcester, following the acquisition of Powell & Harber.
Tim’s technical background, supported by his experience in quality management, have enabled him to contribute to our longer-term key account management activities.
With the formation of the Goodfish Group Sales Development Team in June 2017, Tim was promoted to Technical Sales Engineer, with group-wide responsibilities.
Senior Manager, Technical, Goodfish Group Continuous Improvement Team
Kevin joined the Goodfish Group as Process Engineering Manager in September 2014. Kevin had previously worked for Magna Intiers in Redditch, as Technical Moulding Supervisor and latterly Process Engineering Manager IMM.
Kevin’s expertise in Lean Manufacturing, SMED, PFMEA, LPE, plus sequential and 2K moulding make him ideally suited to lead our automotive-focussed technical team at our Cannock facility.
Director, Powell & Harber
Andy joined the Goodfish Group with the acquisition of Powell & Harber in Worcester, in January 2015. Andy started at Powell & Harber in June 1988.
Andy’s background as a toolmaker, and long-standing responsibility for quality management at Powell & Harber, meant he was well-suited to taking on the position of Director, when promoted in January 2016.
Tooling Design Engineer, Powell & Harber
Ian joined the Goodfish Group with the acquisition of Powell & Harber in Worcester, in January 2015. Ian started at Powell & Harber in June 1987.
Ian’s background as a toolmaker has given him the necessary insight into tooling design, which he undertakes on a group-wide basis, using Solidworks CAD software. In 2017, Goodfish invested in Moldflow software to help extend our range of analysis to twin-shot and other methods of precision injection-moulding.
Tool Room Manager, P&H
Steve became an employee of the Goodfish Group with the acquisition of Powell & Harber in Worcester, in January 2015. Steve started as a toolmaker at Powell & Harber in July 1989.
Steve manages a team of highly skilled and experienced toolmakers in our Worcester facility, where injection moulding tools are made for IMMs up to 270t clamp force.
Group Sales Development Manager
Paul joined the Goodfish Group in May 2016, initially as Business Development Manager. With the creation of the Group Sales Development team in June 2017, Paul joined the team responsible for managing existing customer accounts.
Paul’s background in import sales and international account management, previously in the rubber industry, gave him the experience needed to manage our growing international customer base.
Financial Controller, Powell & Harber
Greta joined the Goodfish Group in January 2016, as Assistant Financial Controller at Powell & Harber, in Worcester.
Greta, who is from Lithuania, achieved a BA in Management & Accountancy followed by an MSc in Finance at the University of Worcester.
Group HR & Development Manager
Cheryl joined the Goodfish Group in March 2017, from The Autins Group, where she helped achieve an Investors in People award. Her background in talent management and training give Cheryl the tools she needs to manage the training and development of Goodfish employees across our three UK facilities.
Group NPI Engineer
Rob joined the Goodfish Group in May 2017, from Oxley Developments, where he worked as a senior mechanical design engineer. Previously, Rob headed up R&D at the QD Group in
Rob’s background suited this new role created at Goodfish to co-ordinate launch programmes associated with our major customers’ new product introductions.
Group Supply Chain Manager
Sarah joined the Goodfish Group in October 2017, from The Autins Group, where she had been Purchasing Manager.
Sarah joined Goodfish to help rationalise, develop and manage our supplier base, in preparation for our move to TS16949 in 2018.