John Bowyer, a senior consultant with G-Force Group, has over 30 years of senior business and consulting experience. He specializes in the areas of corporate finance, business assessments and performance improvement implementation, strategic/business planning and providing on-going strategic and business advice in a range of sectors. John has a broad range of experience in the forest sector acquired during his thirteen years with MacMillan Bloedel where he worked in the areas of finance, industrial relations, government relations and fibre supply and, over the past twenty years, carrying out a range of consulting assignments within all areas of the sector. He has also been President of a mid-sized BC-based “end of line” packaging machinery manufacturing company which marketed its products internationally and where he developed its business strategy to respond to rationalization/ consolidation in the sector. His consulting experience includes working as a senior consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance Inc. in Vancouver focusing specifically on business divestitures, acquisitions and refinancings.