Rikki Hunt's Experience:
CEO at Digital City (UK) LtdOctober 2009 - March 2011 | Swindon UK
Rikki created a partnership between the public and private sector aimed at crating a wireless town. The plan was to offer a limited free service to all to aid social inclusion, with a full upgrade to a paid service as well as providing a suite of business products. A pilot was implemented and has evolved to a project to introduce a 4G LTE network throughout the town.
MD at Fuelforce ltdDecember 2000 - May 2005 | Nationwide UK
Rikki's Key Achievements Rikki along With RBS Debt Venture purchased 184 Petrol Stations from Conoco Jet and created Fuelforce Ltd, which became the largest independent fuel retailer in the UK, with a turnover of c£700m. In 2005 Mintel listed Fuelforce as the 120th most profitable retailer in Europe delivering 28% return on investment. Rikki Led the syndicating of the original investment to 5 investor banks.
MD at Petrol Express LtdAugust 1996 - November 2000 | Nationwide UK
Rikki Supported by the VC Alchemy Partners, created Petrol Express through the acquisition of several groups of companies. Rikki Grew the business quickly to £150m turnover generating in excess of 20% return on investment.
Director and Chairman at Swindon Town Football ClubSeptember 1992 - February 1999 | Swindon UK
Rikki was Responsible for all employment from Manager and Players to Chief Exec Rikki Represented Club at Football league board level In 1993/4 season became the first club to be promoted to Premier via the Play-Offs after beating Leicester City 4-3
CEO at Burmah Petroleum Fuels LtdSeptember 1991 - June 1996 | Nationwide UK
Rikki Took the company from 3rd in the dealer supply sector to Number 1 in 3 years. *Rikki Won 7 major industry awards spanning best Oil Company, Customer Service, Marketing, and Training & Development initiatives. Burmah Petroleum Fuels Ltd sold at a price which prompted the City to comment " this is a price we never envisaged several years ago"
Rikki Hunt is the founder of Rikki Hunt Associates, which delivers Entrepreneurial Coaching & Consultant to Private & Public Sector. He is also an Author & Speaker at Rikki Hunt AssociatesAugust 2011 - Present | UK
Rikki Hunt & his team Work with Executives, CEO's and Owners with turnover from £1.5m on Strategy review & Implementation. Creating and monitoring KPI's. Increasing sales, Improving business Performance, Acquisitions, Business Structures, Sale, Culture creation and management.