Vail Joins JDR Board of Directors

Subsea cables specialist JDR has appointed Jon Vail as strategy director and a member of the board of directors.

Jon Vail, who joined JDR on 1st October, 2019, will be responsible for developing JDR’s overall strategy for future growth and will champion continuous business improvement.

An MBA graduate from Henley Business School, Jon brings a wealth of experience to JDR, having previously held the role of UK engineering director at BICC Cables and senior roles at Ducab HV Cable Systems, most recently as CEO.

Jon Vail said: “I am delighted to be joining JDR at a time of great promise for the global energy sector. It is an honour to have the opportunity to work for an industry leader, particularly one which is supporting British exports by manufacturing cables in the UK”.
Jarek Romanowski, CEO said: “Jon will bring some great experience to our senior team and to JDR’s Board; we are looking forward to working with him.”

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