Judge Profile profile for Malcolm Johnston

Malcolm Johnston
Manager for SEMLEP’s Growth Hub
Northamptonshire Growth Hub

Malcolm lives in Northampton and is Interim Manager for SEMLEP’s Growth Hub making him responsible for Northamptonshire Growth Hub and Velocity Growth Hub.

A passionate advocate for enterprise and an experienced general manager, Malcolm has spent more than 15 years in senior roles in the business support sector in the East of England, Yorkshire and the East Midlands. Malcolm has successfully led front line teams delivering government, EU funded and commercial contracts.  

Prior to moving to Northampton Malcolm ran his own manufacturing SME and went on to develop a successful track-record as a business consultant and adviser working with a diverse range of SME clients, both in the UK and in Europe, helping them to improve their operational efficiency and effectiveness. Malcolm has a wife and son and enjoys hill walking and travel.