About Us

MEET THE TEAM

Between the Directors, there are over 50 years of invaluable experience that they bring to the table. Both Mike & Nathan were part of the cohort that helped shaped the future of procurement for government contracts for SMEs; at a roundtable with The Rt Hon Oliver Dowden CBE MP, Minister for Implementation, at the Cabinet Office in Whitehall, Westminster. Below are some short biographies which add gravitas to why 927 Consultancy is overwhelmingly the first choice when it comes to expertise in all areas of Business Growth.

Mike Rayyan

As the Business Development Director for Dtt Deliveries Ltd and the Managing Director of 927 Consultancy Ltd, Mike truly knows how demanding it is to operate successfully in business today. Drawing on his extensive senior management experience in the public and private sectors for the past 20 years, he knows that continual professional development has been key to his achievements: winning Employee of the Year Award for ‘Outstanding Contribution’, whilst working for British Land’s Meadowhall Management; raising almost £14k in only one week for charity; as well as producing a Cabinet Report that was passed to fund his Retail Development Scheme. Pertinent subjects that Mike has studied are Economics, Science of Neuro Linguistic Programming, Mathematics & Statistics and the prestigious MBA.

In the latter part of Mike’s career, he held the roles of Inward Investment Manager & Business Development Strategist. He was employed by the government in Economic Development to be directly responsible for £1,000,000 to £300,000,000 investments. He has a plethora of contacts across various sectors and has supported hundreds of clients from regional SME’s to propel business growth, right through to mentoring large global corporations with strategies for inward investment. Mike is now has a seat on the Strategy & Influence Board for the Chamber of Commerce (Nottinghamshire).

Nathan Ratcliffe

The CEO for Dtt Group Ltd, and our Finance Director at 927 Consultancy Ltd, is a serial entreprenuer that has cornered the market in logistics, transport and E-commerce by utilising niche methods that have helped you to be lucrative in business. Initially starting out with one van, then progressing to a fleet of 10 vehicles and drivers, he then showed exponential growth with Dtt Deliveries Ltd; increasing the fleet to over 300 drivers – currently tracking to be 600 plus vans and drivers by 2020. Its sister company holds national contracts for the repairs of commercial vehicles which also carries out work for the entire fleet.

Furthermore, Nathan has great technical ability and has demonstrated, after studying Computer Technology at University, that he can engineer systems and code software that is unique to a business, in order to be more efficient – he has coded all the software for his own businesses. In a short space of time, Nathan has become an expert in supply chain management after securing numerous sites as Delivery Service Partner for Amazon, as well as getting contracted work for DHL, Yodel, TNT & FedEx. He is currently working towards being a Charter Member for the Charted Institute of Logistics and Transport.

David Simpson

With a long service for our country as a senior ranking officer, David, our Executive Director, understands how critical policies and procedures are and what it means to be part of a formidable force. He has encountered the deepest depths of adversity, both physically and mentally. These unforgettable episodes are what have shaped him into the resilient hard-nosed Angel Investor that he is this very day.

After a 20-year long period in the public sector, before moving into sales for the private sector, David quickly progressed his career – later allowing him the luxury of owning his very own supercar. He has invested in many businesses and continues to do so, but only if the business is financially viable and can show longevity.

David is an active Director with other companies in the Dtt Group. He is the Operations Director for a 12 site, national operation, in the UK with Amazon. Working with innovative teams to improve overall efficiencies, David has managed to create and effective implement strategic processes across multiple sites.