Joint MD Charles is also a film and television director, with credits that include ‘Coronation Street’ and award-winning short film ‘Journey’. His many years of experience as a film and television director, together with work on a range of boards, have resulted in the development of a wide range of leadership and team building skills. He is an accomplished and experienced communicator with the ability to engage and motivate individuals as well as groups to address and discuss even the most contentious issues positively.
Wallen is a former Employment Officer with the Manchester Council for Community Relations dealing with equality and cultural diversity in the private and public sector. He has lectured at Salford University College, Liverpool John Moores University and the University of the West Indies and advisor to the BBC and Granada Television on equality and diversity particularly on recruitment, representation and corporate responsibilities.