John Ellis

John Ellis | Managing Director

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John founded Freidman FM in 2006 and remains at the helm as both Managing Director and owner of the company. A mechanical engineer by profession, John is the former Managing Director of MacLellan International and Executive Director of MacLellan PLC.
John has held senior management positions with some of the major names within the FM industry, including Director and General Manager of Haden Facilities Management, Managing Director of Complete Maintenance, Regional Director of MJN Maintenance and senior management roles in Haden Maintenance.
As a founder member of the Facilities Management Association, John served as its Chairman for 15 years. He became a Freeman of the City of London in 1986 and in 2011 was honoured with the prestigious FM industry PFM Lifetime Achievement Award.
John loves to see his team members carving out rewarding careers in which they delight his clients with their outstanding service and unwavering commitment.