GJC Attracts Experienced Digital Director Ed Montagu

The fast growth advisory practice GJC has appointed Ed Montagu as a Digital Associate to the business. Ed is an experienced digital professional with over 10 years of experience driving growth across the digital customer lifecycle via robust digital marketing and ecommerce strategies.

Prior to his appointment, Ed was Head of Digital at sustainable fashion startup Omnes (sustainable fashion retailer) where he was responsible for digital P&L, digital commercial strategy, CRM digital customer experience, warehousing and logistics management amongst other disciplines. He previously held senior digital roles with high end luxury brands such as Jo Malone London, Roland Mouret and Le Chameau.

Commenting on the new appointment, GJC CEO Gavin Jones said: “We’re delighted Ed has joined our growing team of high-calibre portfolio directors and managers. He gives us a perfect blend of e-commerce and digital marketing experience complementing our existing Marketing Associate portfolio. We continue to invest in our Associate capabilities giving our clients access to experienced and talented professionals across a broad range of marketing disciplines and sectors.”

On joining GJC, Ed explained: “I’m looking forward to working with business owners and senior leadership teams to create digital strategies for growth. A robust digital function has never been more important for business durability and those who invest in developing their online business now will be the ones who emerge from market challenges with a competitive advantage.”

Karyn, Managing Director of GJC commented “Boardrooms often have an empty chair when it comes to digital and data analytics – we know the value it brings”.

The company now has over 30 senior consultants advising clients across the UK on business and finance strategy, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and turnaround projects.