Jonathan Perrins has been involved in the steel building products and property related industries since 1983. He has extensive experience in the self storage industry in Asia, Australia, New Zealand and Europe. Steel Storage was formed by Jon Perrins and Brian Perry in 1990 and has grown to become the leading value creator to the self storage industry in Australia, Asia and Europe. Steel Storage provides a range of innovative consultancy services and products to self storage operators and investors. In 2007 Jon was involved in the establishment of Extra Space Self Storage in Singapore, Malaysia and South Korea, which concluded with a successful and profitable sale of these assets in 2012. Jon holds the role of Executive Chairman of the Steel Storage group and is a board member of several other private companies. He was one of the founders of the Self Storage Association UK annual conference and has previously held the role of Chairman of the Self Storage Association of Australasia after being on the board for five years. Jon continues to be involved in the development of emerging self storage markets as founder of the Self Storage Expo Asia and the Self Storage Association of Asia, of which he is the current Chairman.