Director of Business Development/ Deputy CEO, ABE (Association of Business Executives)

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For more information about
this role please contact: 
Amy Wevill on 0207 233 2230 or email

Application deadline: 30 April 2018



Director of Business Development/ Deputy CEO, ABE (Association of Business Executives)

The Association of Business Executives (ABE) is a non-profit organisation which provides internationally recognised qualifications and a worldwide professional association for business executives. Since its establishment in 1973, it has improved business education for aspiring entrepreneurs in developing countries, many of which are now high-growth economies. 

The Director of Business Development will be responsible for the management of all strategic and operational sales, marketing and customer relationship activities. S/he will also be Deputy CEO and as such support the Chief Executive on all aspects of the day to day running of the organisation with responsibility and authority to support the development and transformation of ABE in driving forward the strategic plan and implementation framework. S/he will also be charged with providing significant input into the strategic direction and success of the organisation.

Reporting to the Chief Executive, this individual will have responsibility for the development of new business and key clients across over 40 countries: ensuring that clients are effectively engaged and that new opportunities are identified and pursued.

This is a full-time and permanent position based in New Malden, Surrey, with international travel.

Ash ColbeckABE