Solent Maritime Enterprise Zone
Jordan graduated from the University of Southampton with a degree in Oceanography with Marine Biology in 2010. His keen interest in emerging technology to support marine science and research led him to pursuing a career in business development. Naturally his career this started with the banking sector, Lloyds Banking Group, before transitioning back to the maritime sector, working for the SME, Planet Ocean, followed by a defence prime, L3Harris – Unmanned Maritime Systems Division, supporting marine science, defence, offshore energy and survey customers. Jordan is currently the Business Manager for the Solent Maritime Enterprise Zone focussed on delivering growth and prosperity to the maritime industries located in the Solent region by working with internal and external stakeholders. The Solent MEZ is in the process of scaling nationally which Jordan is supporting. Jordan is also undertaking a level 7 Senior Leader Higher Apprenticeship, a stepping stone to a MBA with Middlesex University.