Management Team

Non-Executive Chairman - Hamdi Conger

Hamdi Conger is a senior International executive with more than 30 years' experience as a Top executive /CEO and Chairman of a number of multinational companies in the industrial space. He has been a plural Non-executive Chairman of World leading companies such as Hyva Bv, Norma Group GmbH, Olaer Ltd, Moldmasters Ltd and others since 2002. He is currently a non-executive director/Chairman of AES Seal Engineering Ltd , Rototherm Group Ltd, Allied Glass Containers Ltd, Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd and V Ships Group Ltd. He was presented with the prestigious "NED/Chairman of the Year 2011" award sponsored by London Stock Exchange /Sunday Times and other well-known organisations.

Managing Director - Oliver Conger

Oliver Conger has served a Managing Director of the Group since November 2011 and has been a director since December 2010. He has previously held a number of senior management roles within Elliott Group, a world leader in the manufacture and service of rotating equipment for the Oil & Gas and Power Generation market, and prior to that worked for a number of years with AEA Technology Limited. He is a qualifed Mechanical Engineer from Imperial College, London and holds an MBA from Grenoble Business School in France.

Business Development Director - Tarkan Conger

Tarkan Conger has been a member of the Board since November 2010 and leads the Business Development of the Group as well as managing the day to day operations of Canongate Technology & Bentley Instruments (Ireland). He was previously Director and Head of Travel & Leisure Mergers and Acquisitions at Kaupthing Bank and has over 15 years' experience within the Banking Industry. He has advised Private Equity, Trade Players & Entrepreneurs in a wide range of transactions throughout Scandinavia, UK & Continental Europe. Tarkan has also held positions at Goldman Sachs Investment Banking and UBS. He holds a BA (Hons) degree and MSc in Management Science from Sheffield University.

Non-Executive Director - Chris Rea

Chris Rea has been a member of the Board since November 2010 and is the founder and MD of Rotherham-based manufacturer, AESSEAL, a global manufacturing business that makes mechanical seals. AESSEAL has won 12 Queens Awards, is based in over 37 countries, and aims to be the number one provider of mechanical seals in the world.