Gerard is an experienced Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA) and has recently been appointed to the board of Caerphilly Business Forum as Treasurer. He has held senior finance and operational roles in manufacturing, retail, insurance and financial services industries, both SME and multi-national organisations.
Finance Director of Lenstec Optical Group Limited, its head office is based in Caerphilly, with two factories and distribution centre in Bedwas, additional factories in Bishops Stortford near London and in Leeds. Lenstec employes over one hundred people in the Caerphilly area and a further one hundred nationally.
Both living and working in Caerphilly for the last six years, Gerard wished to put something back into the local business community to promote Caerphilly as a vibrant area to do business and to foster relationships with fellow business leaders outside of his industry.
He is confident that together with the board members, they can deliver value to Caerphilly and surrounding business communities, giving a platform and voice to be heard and create opportunities to encourage and develop successful relationships together in partnership.