Meet the team of Consultants at The Franchise Company, with a combined experience of over 80 years in Franchising.
About Julie Waites:
Julie is one of the most experienced franchise consultants in the UK. She set up The Franchise Company in 1991 and is one of the partners. Since forming The Franchise Company Julie has worked on many successful franchising projects for clients in a broad range of sectors.
She is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and is a guest speaker for the British Franchise Association on workshops for franchisors. She has extensive expertise in the practices and principle of franchisee recruitment and has helped clients to recruit many hundreds (or even thousands) of franchisees.
About Ken Rostron:
Former Managing Director of the Prontaprint Group and an experienced CEO, Ken has many years’ experience in the day to day operation of franchised businesses, including recruitment of new franchisees, litigation matters, company floatation and re-launching and re-branding a number of franchised businesses.
Ken became a partner in The Franchise Company in 2002 and has worked on a wide range of franchise and license business models including large, blue-chip corporations. Ken has extensive international experience and has helped a large number of clients export their franchise models via master franchising.
Mashud ChoudhuryFranchise Consultant
About Mashud Choudhury:
Mashud has been with The Franchise Company since 2000 and has a marketing background with experience of business branding and development. He has worked on a huge number of franchise projects and has extensive experience of franchising with numerous successful franchisors. He has a indepth understanding of franchising and his franchise projects have included businesses in retail, manufacturing, food, cleaning, etc. This is with both domestic and international clients. Mashud also specialises in complex franchise operations manuals and franchisee recruitment systems, and has extensive knowledge of online marketing, which benefits many of our clients.