Executive team

The BE Group is one of the UK’s most innovative specialists in business improvement. We provide a comprehensive portfolio of services that help businesses to become more productive, profitable and competitive.


Alastair MacColl

Chief Executive

Before joining BE Group, Alastair worked in newspapers and media-related businesses across the UK for almost twenty years, leading publishing businesses for Trinity Mirror plc, the Daily Mail and General Trust Group. Alastair is Deputy Chair of Teesside University Board of Governors, Chair of Teesside Business School Advisory Council and a member of the Leadership Board of Tees Valley Unlimited.


Nicki Clark

Chief Operating Officer

Nicki is Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for BE Group’s Operations function, the Investment Centre and leads on the development and implementation of new key initiatives. Her previous experience has been in international sales and marketing in the soft drinks sector, Export and Brand Manager for a manufacturing business operating in the FMCG sector, new product development, retail banking and general business development.


Jonathan Lamb

Executive Director of Business Development

Jonathan has a wealth of knowledge and experience in brand management, innovation, new product development and strategic marketing. Previously he helped establish two Business Link franchises. Jonathan has also worked in product management for a multinational pharmaceutical company and ran a restaurant in Hong Kong after graduating from Oxford Brookes University

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