Management, marketing, finance, training and consulting experience gained in a variety of business environments, including over 15 years working as a management consultant to the Hair & Beauty Industry, make Ryan Fox a unique expert in the field of business & personal development.
Umbrella Training & Consulting Ltd
Ryan started his business career with Toyota in sales and then returned to University to study Business. Here, he started his first company, Forbidden Fruit Productions to stage Dance Music events during the 90's club scene.
Following graduation, Ryan joined Coca Cola in Customer Service and then became a consultant working on Quality, Safety and Environmental Assurance. Ryan helped Coca Cola become one of the first UK companies to achieve the ISO 14001 Environmental Standard.
He was then head hunted by a small management consultancy and worked in the financial sector with large corporate clients. Following this he joined Getty Images in 2000 to manage the work of some of the world's greatest photographers.
Then wanting to utilise his people development and training skills further, Ryan joined Wella UK. There he spent 6 years as a business coach to some of the Industry's major players.
Ryan set up Umbrella in 2007 and started managing his own client base whilst also acting as Business Development Manager for Nexus Revolution UK from 2009 to 2012.
He now provides services directly to Salon Owners through Umbrella Training & Consulting.