Who is Gail Jones?
Gail Suzanne Jones is a businesswoman and entrepreneur from the United Kingdom. She is the co-founder and former CEO of UKFast, a Manchester-based provider of colocation, dedicated, and cloud hosting.
Gail Jones Age
Jones is 44 years old as of 2021. She was born in November 1977.
Gail Jones Height
Jones is of average height. She has not shared her height measurements. Her height, weight, and other body measurements will be updated soon.
Gail Jones Family
Jones has never shared information about her family, she has always mentioned that he will thank her mother and family members for supporting her in his education and career path. Jones attended Altrincham School for Girls. I
Gail Jones Husband
Gail is married to her husband Lawrence Jones. Her husband is a well-known businessman and not to be confused with Fox News journalist. Gail and her husband have four daughters together. She lives with her family in Cheshire, England.
Gail Jones Salary
Jones’ annual salary is estimated to be between $ 100 k and $ 1 million. Her exact salary figure is still not available but will be updated soon.
Gail Jones Net Worth
Jones has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million – $10 million. She has earned this figure from her successful journalism career. Her exact net worth figure will be updated soon.
Gail Jones UKFast
She co-founded UKFast with Lawrence Jones in 1999. The hosting and colocation company employs over 300 people and operates a data center complex in Trafford Park, Manchester. The firm’s turnover in 2018 was £53.9 million, and the company was valued at £405 million. In 2017, she was appointed Managing Director, and in 2019, she was appointed CEO.
In the same year, Jones and her husband Lawrence sold a 30% stake in the company to private equity firm Inflexion. She left the company in 2020.
She has overseen investments in a variety of businesses, including S-IA, a public sector technology company, in 2017. In September 2014, Jones and her husband purchased the Le Farinet Hotel in the Swiss ski resort of Verbier. Jones also serves as a director for the cybersecurity firm Secarma, the magazine and event organizer BusinessCloud, and UKFast Properties.
Gail joined the board of the non-profit organization Tech Manchester in 2017. She is also a member of the board of directors of the Manchester Foundation Trust Charity, which includes the Royal Manchester Children’s, Hospital Charity. In 2018, Jones launched the UKFast Community and Education Awards and signed the Tech Talent Charter and the Manchester Pride ‘All Equals Charter’ on behalf of UKFast to promote diversity and inclusion in the technology industry.
Jones is a strong supporter of women in business and technology, frequently speaking at industry events and working with local schools to address the gender gap in the technology industry.
Jones established a family-centered ethos at UKFast, increasing the maternity package and reducing working hours to help employees achieve a better work-life balance. She is involved in the business community, working with award organizations to recognize and reward the accomplishments of others. Jones served as a judge for the National Business Awards and the Northern Power Women Awards in 2019.