Appointed: Independent Non-Executive Director on 23 May 2014
- Chairman of the Audit and Treasury Committees
- Member of Nominations Committee
Skills, competence and experience:
John has a wealth of experience in financial and general management. He spent 11 years at Exel PLC as Chief Financial Officer and ultimately as Deputy Chief Executive Officer until retiring in 2006. Since then, he has been a Director of publicly-quoted and private companies across several sectors. Currently, John is also Non-Executive Director and Audit Committee Chairman of Associated British Ports Holdings Limited and Clarion Housing Group, and is Non-Executive Director of O.C.S. Group Limited.
John has recent and relevant financial experience as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
- Chairman of Freight Transport Association Ireland Limited
- Chairman of Hafren Dyfrdwy Cyfyngedig, the Group’s licensed entity in Wales