Jack is a resident of Frome and attended Welbeck Army 6th College where he gained both military training and academic qualifications. Upon completion he changed course and, after a brief spell as a chef, moved into the publishing industry, working for Parragon publishing based in Bath. Starting at the bottom he worked his way up to senior production controller, coordinating the publication of over 1,000 titles including the prestigious Beano Annual along the way. Working with major licensees such as Disney and Nickelodeon and with people from all over the globe Jack developed a thirst for international business.
Jack joined Vallis Commodities in November 2013 and enjoys focusing on the African market, having dealt primarily with the Asian market in print. He has worked as Commercial Manager for West Africa managing the operations in Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia (Grains) and Sierra Leone, and is now Country Manager for Vallis in Egypt
Jack is a keen badminton player and enjoys watching motorsport, primarily F1 and BTCC.