Meet Regional Director: Salvatore Catania

Get Ahead VAFranchisingMeet Regional Director: Salvatore Catania

Here at Get Ahead VA, our people are everything. We’re dedicated to growing our business all over the country, so our customers can access a wide range of highly skilled professionals wherever they are. We currently have regional offices in Leeds and Reading, and we’re pleased to announce our latest addition: Bristol.

Here’s 60 seconds with our new Bristol Regional Director, Salvatore, whose background in business consultancy makes him the perfect candidate to bring Get Ahead VA to a new region.

Name:  Salvatore Catania

Area(s) of expertise:  Experienced in selling and delivering market-leading products and services across the science and technology sectors. Skilled in: consultative sales, proposal writing and presentation, bid management, forecasting, and business strategy development and implementation.  I am an experienced team builder, coach, and manager with a keen eye for talent.

What did you do before you joined Get Ahead VA? I joined Get Ahead VA in September 2018. Before that I worked as a business consultant, helping a number of SMEs in the science sector to improve and grow their businesses.

Career highlight to date:  In January 2002 I was invited to set up and manage all aspects of the UK subsidiary for a German manufacturer of scientific laboratory instrumentation. I designed a lean organisational structure, set business processes, and developed strategy and vision, whilst ensuring delivery of all targets. I was responsible for recruitment and all aspects of human performance issues and P&L. With the help of a talented team we grew the business and increased our market share year on year for well over a decade.

Plans for the future: To grow the Get Ahead business in the Bristol/Somerset region and build a customer-focused team to work with me in delivering an outstanding service to our clients.


If your business could benefit from Salvatore’s help, or from any of our VAs, please get in touch on 01483 332220 or [email protected]. We pride ourselves on being the staff you don’t see, but the difference you do.

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