Adrian Jones, Commercial Director, Problems Solved Ltd & former Director South Europe, and former UK MD at MOL
AboutAdrian has a First Class degree in Geography from Cambridge University, an MBA from Manchester Business School and 34 years international multi-sector business experience.
He left MOL’s container shipping business in 2019 after 3 years as Director South Europe and 12 years as Managing Director UK and Ireland, and is now involved in a portfolio of activities, including being Commercial Director of Problems Solved Ltd. (a logistics consultancy helping companies compete in the digital world), Head of Digital for the charity Christian Books Worldwide, and an advisor to ABSC (a start-up business in the autonomous shipping sector).
Prior to this Adrian held positions at Inchcape Shipping Services, Neptunus and P&O, and he has also worked in senior management positions within the gas / electricity supply industry and in a network technology consulting business. His business experience ranges from strategic analysis and planning, to sales and business development, product development and process improvement.
A well-known figure in the container shipping industry, Adrian has been a keynote speaker at a number of industry conferences and training events, and in 2016 led MOL to win the Multimodal Sea Freight Operator of the Year Award.