John Gerry

John says that the gurus state that continuous change is essential for businesses to stay ahead of the game, he has followed this dictum throughout his career.

With a degree in medieval history from Cambridge and one in business from Harvard, he has worked in a number of business sectors latterly large businesses. He ran the hotel and holiday division for Mecca and then ran Wickes as CEO building a chain of 100 stores. John states that he is an expert on cutting ribbons. Finally, he worked in interim management helping a vast array of businesses from small, family-owned enterprises to large companies.

John is now retired but still finds time to be Trustee and Safeguarding Officer for Berkhamsted Cricket Club and represents the Chamber on the Town Hall and Festival of Light committees. Married to Hayley, he has five children.

Get in touch with John:

Berkhamsted Medieval Festival: Sunday 28th and Monday 29th August. Early Bird Tickets available now and there is more information regrading the acts.