Our Leadership Team are experts in their fields.

Discover our leadership team below.

Tony Desorh

Playing a key role over the last 26 years, demonstrated by its strength today, Tony has overseen ACI Groups diverse divisions through the constantly evolving challenges in the distribution landscape, becoming ACI’s Managing Director in 2013.

Oxford physics graduate & Qualified Chartered Accountant, Tony encourages tangential thinking among colleagues & persistence with finding creative solutions.

His strong commercial mindset drives change & adoption, keeping ACI Group relevant & thriving.

Tony Desorh

Managing Director

Karsten Smet

Over the last 25 years, Karsten, member of the ACI founding family, has performed key roles in some of the worlds largest technology companies including Microsoft & RackSpace

His track record for establishing & orchestrating award winning customer service teams and his experience in start-up growth markets, business development and cultural change, means he is recognised as a thought leader in this area.

Karsten has a keen interest in modernising companies across sectors into the current digital revolution.

Karsten Smet


Kerry Dodd

With a Master’s Degree in Chemistry, Kerry began her career as a production and research development chemist, having held prominent positions within diverse international chemical companies, specialising in surfactants into personal care, home care and industrial and institutional markets across Europe & Asia.

With over 18 years’ experience, Kerry has an excellent working knowledge of UK and international chemical markets, sales, supply chain and technical aspects of the industry. 

Kerry Dodd

Sales Director

Chris Rolls

After achieving a first class honours in his finance degree, Chris qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG and became an audit manager.

Chris progressed in a number of senior roles in sales and distribution companies in the agricultural , consumer electronics and technology sectors.

Chris has over 40 years’ experience in all aspects of financial management and control in the SME environment.

Chris Rolls

Finance Director


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