Stephen Thompson FIRP
MInstLM, Business Trainer, Career Coach, CV Writer, B2B Copywriter, Veteran – Head Of Business Development
Stephen has accrued over 25 years’ commercial experience in senior management and leadership positions across several business sectors. A freelance management consultant, he’s operated as a General Manager in wholesale warehousing and distribution (including transport and logistics), Director of Finance for the largest textile manufacturing group in Europe, Head of HR (including recruitment and selection at all levels) and others. His civilian career was preceded by a distinguished career in the British Army.
A lifelong learner and experienced business coach, Stephen has many years of experience in teaching, training and mentoring others, particularly in business skills.
As a trained B2B Copywriter he’s created marketing materials, promotional copy and website content for businesses in the education and training sectors and helped hundreds of fellow Armed Forces Veterans (more than 750 so far) successfully transition to their first civilian employment by writing their CVs – a distinct and separate category of copywriting.