Ronnie Smith

Ronnie joined Jola in June 2020 and successfully guided the company through the competitive investment process and the financial transaction with BGF. Ronnie is a well-known figure in the telecommunications sector having been CFO of Spiritel and co-founder/CFO of Six Degrees Group. He has held a variety of finance roles in several listed and private equity backed UK and US businesses, including Sigma Aldrich Inc., ICN Biomedicals Inc., The Ritchie Group Plc and The Rope Company Group Limited. His experience covers a range of sectors including manufacturing, bioscience, distribution, and telecoms. Ronnie has worked in several Pan-European roles that have involved cross-border mergers and acquisitions.