Our Team

OUR TEAM

Zenith One is a private equity firm established to help the owners of Owner Managed Businesses find a way to exit their companies with the best possible value for you as the seller and us as the acquirer.

BENJAMIN JOHNSON, CEO

Experienced Executive Director with a demonstrated history of working in Asset and Investment Management industry across multiple time-zones from Africa, Europe to North America. Benjamin is a successful investor with profitable experience in real estate, cyber security, stocks, bonds, Indices,IPOs, ETFs and other financial instruments.

Skilled in Strategic Executive Management, Mergers and Acquisitions, Negotiation, Business Planning, Analytical Skills, Cost Management Analysis. Strong business development professional graduated from Sheffield Hallam University.

DR COLIN WINSPER, NON EXEC ADVISER

Colin is a widely experienced company Director with hands on knowledge of managing companies in both turnaround and growth situations. He has held senior management positions in a variety of industries including general engineering, water and waste treatment, building maintenance and building services.

As a Board director of South Staffordshire Group plc (1994 to 2001) he grew their non regulated activities from scratch to represent more than 50% of the group’s turnover and profit in six years with over £150M turn over, including the launch of what is now Homeserve plc, a top 250 FTSE company. Colin mentors us on our acquisition and integration strategy.

TERRY GORMLEY, BEHAVIOURAL CHANGE SPECIALIST

Terry is a human behaviour specialist, MindShaper, performance coach and motivational speaker. Terry helps business owners transform their thinking pattern, yielding great results, shaping their future and live a definite purposeful lives, hence he is called the Mind-Shaper.

Terry has become one of the UK’s most sought after professional performance coaches. His passion for understanding why people do what they do, and how they can change their behaviour forever, gives him a unique insight into how to affect change. He has helped celebrities, sport teams and other corporate bodies to achieve peak performance with great results through his MindShaper Academy. Terry is an avid fan of Sheffield United FC (The Blades).

SARAH JOHNSON, CLIENT RELATIONSHIP MANAGER

As a PEGA, CRM Expert and Agile-delivery focused Business Analyst and User researcher with over 9 years of business, systems and process analysis skills gained in private, legal, financial and public sectors in both waterfall and agile-design projects across the full Systems Development Life Cycle from concept to roll-out.

Sarah is adaptable and versatile Business Analyst has supported organisations like BBC,DWP, HMRC, Santander, Nationwide, Morrison’s, Sheffield City Council, etc through the change required with proven track record on projects, using best practice methodologies and tools e.g. Scrum/Agile, Lean Six Sigma – DMAIC, PRINCE2, Rational Unified Process (RUP), Blueprint, Rational Rose, Requisite Pro and UML. A confident communicator who works effectively on own initiative or as part of a team, contributing to organisation goals and objectives.