David Cottrell


David Cottrell

Managing Director @ Gradient Limited

location_on Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Performance Climate System Practitioner at Performance Climate Systems Ltd

Trainer at MDI Management Development International

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Rating: 4.72/5 stars (4734 ratings)

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Where to Compete?
How to Win?
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Either as a consultant, hands-on sales support or trainer for your business, David Cottrell can help your business grow and develop.
Your time can only be used once so make sure it is targeted towards customers that will value and pay for your service and products.

Through Gradient I can offer consulting and development support across all business areas in order to make sure that the right customers are being approached and that a strong message is in place with your customer-facing teams.

If sales are tight it is essential that costs are brought into line. Gradient can also offer excellence in supply chain and procurement in order to minimise expenditure and inefficiencies without compromising the quality of the delivered products and services.

Specialties: Corporate and Functional Strategy: Development and Implementation
Sales & Marketing, Procurement, Risk Management, M&A Transition Management, Negotiating Skills, Operational Excellence. Career Ladders, Incentive Schemes.


Performance Climate System Practitioner

Performance Climate Systems Ltd

April 2018 - Present


MDI Management Development International

January 2018 - Present

We support and enable leaders who improve their environment.
To invest in leadership development and to unlock the potential for development ensures long-term benefits for your company. Furthermore, it promotes creative solutions in a change process. MDI and our top-performing managers and experts support you on your way to a high-performance-organization.


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