Sean Cannon

Sean Cannon

Sean Cannon

High Growth Specialist

Sean.cannon@newangliagrowthhub.co.uk

Business Growth Adviser

Having founded and operated several of his own businesses, Sean has extensive ‘real world experience’ and understands deeply the challenges a business faces when it is scaling up. He is driven to support the business leader (often the Founder) through this incredibly challenging time.

Having graduated from Queen Margaret’s University, Edinburgh in 2003, he embarked on a ten year acting career which saw him front a series of Nokia ads (launching the first ever mobile phones you could watch videos on!), touring Grade 1 venues across Europe in an Oscar Wilde play and eventually founding and operating a theatre company which led him to ‘retire’ his acting career and focus on his business interests.

Sean co-founded and scaled a food distribution business from zero to £1.6M of turnover as well as opening several hospitality businesses and creating retail brands from concept to listing in major supermarkets. He has attracted seven figure investment, dealt with the failure of a business and liquidation, built Boards, developed and implemented complex strategies, managed teams, secured a merger, successfully exited a business and invested in start-ups – and taken the company bins out after a long day also!

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