Position: Managing Director
Tel: 01202 812300
Darren joined New Earth in the autumn of 2009 as Finance Director before taking on the role of Managing Director in 2012. He has over 10 years of experience in the Waste Management Industry. Most recently he worked at Shanks Group PLC where he was the UK Finance Director for companies with a combined turnover of £140m. Previously he was Finance Director for Shanks Chemical Services.
In these roles Darren has addressed all finance and commercial aspects for a broad range of waste technologies in both the Public and Private Sectors. This includes 25 year PFI backed municipal contracts through to the construction of merchant recycling centres. He also has Executive Board experience in both the IT and Telecommunication sectors where he was involved in developing and delivering the strategy for technology providers. In particular this gave him experience managing and controlling companies experiencing rapid growth during the dot com era.
Darren is an Associate member of The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and a Fellow of the Institute of Directors. He is also a Freeman of the City of Coventry.