Power Jacks the leading linear and actuator company, has appointed Craig Yeoman as their new Director of Finance, to help meet the demands of their products global growth and diversification of the company’s engineering services. The appointment follows the retirement of Power Jacks Financial Director, Andrew Horne.
Craig joins us from the Clydesdale Bank in Aberdeen where he was Area Director, leading the Specialist and Acquisition Finance team. He was responsible for providing finance aimed at acquisitions, MBO’s and MBI’s in a wide variety of sectors across the North-East.
A graduate of The Robert Gordon University, Craig spent twelve years with PriceWaterhouseCoopers. After gaining his Chartered Accountant qualification during his first three years with the company’s audit department, he spent nine years as their Assistant Director of Corporate Finance. During his time at PWC, Craig worked with Power Jacks assisting with due diligence on acquisitions.
He will be responsible for the management of the finance section, assisting with the fundraising for the company’s forthcoming move to new premises in Ellon, and looking at strategic acquisitions.