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Our Humans

"...advising, researching and speaking on governance and its role in organisational performance and society"

Our Advisory Humans

These wonderful and amazing people share our purpose and values, and support the work we do by providing their expertise and experience. We are so grateful to them for their contribution.

Governance Advisor

Leslie is a teacher and a trainer for the prestigious Institute of Directors, where he delivers sessions on best practice in board governance and recently was a keynote speaker at an IoD conference. 


He is a published author and his work on small companies has been cited globally.

“aut viam inveniam aut faciam”


I will either find a way or make one

Dr Leslie Spiers

PhD. MA. MBA. DMS. CertEd. FIoD.

Leslie is the owner-manager of Boardroom Dynamics, an international director and board development company that also undertakes director evaluation and strategic consulting. 


He is Non-Executive Chairman of the Boards of M12 Solutions Limited, and Serpecon Limited. and advises the board of Field International Limited.


He is a specialist in governance in the SME arena, strategy development and implementation and works with many companies to develop the performance of directors and boards. 

Research Advisor

"Truth is the daughter of time"

Attributed to Francis Bacon

Alan has published over 150 original articles in refereed scientific journals and has supervised many Ph.D students.


He returned to Guernsey in 2015, where he continues to carry out research, and also enjoys conversing in Guernsey French, which he spoke as a boy.

Professor Alan McKane

Ph.D. FinstP. CPhys. B.Sc.

Alan was born and brought up in Guernsey. After a first degree in Mathematics and a PhD in Theoretical Physics, he embarked on a career lecturing and carrying out research in universities around the world, but mainly based at the University of Manchester.


His general area of expertise is in statistical mechanics, and more recently in its application to the study of complex systems in the biological and social sciences.

Culture Advisor

Jim is a cultural assessment and change specialist.


His approach is refreshing; based upon his core values of integrity, ingenuity and authenticity. He brings an energy and honesty combined with pragmatic simplicity, oh and fun!

"Hope. It is the only thing stronger than fear"
President Snow, The Hunger Games

Jim Nicholls

M.Sc. PGCE. BA (Hons).

Jim has advised and supported Perrin Carey Limited since its inception in 2020.


Jim is an organisational culture and development specialist with over 25 years of private, public and not-for-profit experience.

Passionate about helping individuals, teams and organisations improve performance and achieve their aspirations in line with their purpose and values.

Our Executive Humans

Our executive team is built from humans that truly care about society and believe passionately that by improving the governance and culture within organisations, you can improve society.

CEO and Founder

The spectacle of murmuration, its beauty, agility and cohesion, has been my inspiration for my work.

Society and business are intricately connected. Improve business and you improve society.

"Vulnerability is the birthplace of creativity, innovation and change"

Brené Brown 

Perrin Carey

PostGrad. Dip(Comp). CertEd. FICA

Perrin founded Perrin Carey Limited as Guernsey emerged from its first Covid-19 pandemic lockdown in 2020. He left an impressive corporate career having been in the C-suite of a UK plc. Perrin's purpose in life is make a difference to the world and supporting projects that focus on the first seven years of life. His energy and enthusiasm filter through to the entire organisation.

Chief Operations Officer

If you want fantastically performing businesses you need fantastically 

performing humans, and if you want that, you need to create 

environments where humans can flourish, be safe and be part of creating something larger than themselves.

The purpose of life is to love and be loved...what could possibly be more energising that?

Alan Mulally

John Hibbs

Dip. IoD.

Social Media and Blog Writer

To make organisations more human centric, and to work collaboratively rather being competitive.


We as humans become whole when we support each other and work together

"...compassion for others begins with kindness to ourselves.

Pema Chodron

Divya M
MBA (pending). BA (Hons). Coach

John joined Perrin Carey Limited in 2020 with over 20 years of running businesses and managing teams. Over that time his perception of business changed radically when in 2015 his eyes were opened to the realisation that businesses were simply groups of humans (obvious in hindsight!).

Divya joined Perrin Carey Limited as blog writer and Social Media consultant in 2020. She is completing her MBA from Pune University, is a certified X-Culture Coach and specialises in Digital Marketing. She believes that organisations have a responsibility to not only make money, but to do good in the world.

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