Established in 2003, IMA is a Commercial Partner of London & Partners (London Mayor), part of UK Trade and Investment’s Advisory Network (British Government) and has been recognised by Goldman Sachs through their 10,000 Small Business programme as an exciting business with great potential for growth. Our goals are to deliver a hassle free, timely, cost effective and successful landing for clients entering the UK and Europe.
There are 5 key services, which IMA offers:
IMA has offices in London, North England and San Francisco. Our San Francisco operation provides local support for IMA’s clients in California and also delivers an outsourced solution for European companies wanting to expand to the US, this is through our sister company LaunchUSA Inc.
Nigel established IMA in 2003 following a career as a sales focused General Management where he led major Government PFI bids in the vehicle Leasing Industry. Throughout Nigel’s career he was constantly being asked to do things which neither he or his company had ever done before; accordingly, IMA has been established to support companies who experience the same issues Nigel faced during his own corporate career.
Alan, based in our North England office, has led several successful businesses in both the private (3M Inc.) and public sectors. Having previously been Managing Director, Enterprise Businesses at Remploy Ltd (owned by Dept. of Works and Pensions), Alan has a background in managing businesses selling into the NHS and experience of how Government works, particularly procurement frameworks. Alan has led the sale of several businesses into new ownership.
Jeff’s 20 years of experience spans strategy, fundraising, mergers and acquisitions, IPO preparation for the US market, complex global audits, accounting, finance, human resources, contract strategy and negotiation, corporate governance, building high performance teams, corporate controls and policies. Jeff has experience in multiple markets including mobile, games, PaaS, SaaS, automotive, semiconductor, services, market research, neuroscience, hardware, EDA software, medical device, education, SOX solutions, database and data center software. Jeff is also a serial entrepreneur himself having founded or co-founded companies in real estate, software, education, international business consulting, and a technology incubator.
A Londoner by birth and experienced in providing relocation advice and support to IMA’s international clients across London and South East England. Frankie and her team ensure that IMA’s international clients find a suitable UK home by providing a personal, bespoke, relocation service.
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As a CIPD qualified HR Director, Esther leads IMA’s HR practice and her career spans over 20 years in senior Recruitment and HR posts for international companies in the UK and Singapore. Esther and her team provide a complete Outsourced HR service to international clients so they can focus on core operational requirements. Esther speaks Cantonese and Mandarin.
An experienced International Sales and Marketing Director, Tim is a Chartered Engineer (MIET) and is responsible for IMA’s European and Latin American clients and speaks fluent Spanish and French.