Our supporters include men and women who run businesses operating in every industry sector and throughout the UK, as well as experts and high-profile figures from across the professions. All of them support Open Europe in a personal capacity. They include:
|20||Sir Antony Acland||Former Head of the Diplomatic Services||More Details||
Sir Antony Acland is a retired diplomat who was British Ambassador to Luxembourg between 1975 to 1977 and then Ambassador to Spain between 1978 to 1980. Sir Antony then became Head of the Diplomatic Service between 1982 and 1986 and then Ambassador to Washington from 1986 to 1991. He was created Provost of Eton College in 1991 and retired in 2000. He was awarded the Order of the Garter in 2001.
|21||David Agnew||Chairman & Managing Director, Isaac Agnew (Holdings) Ltd||More Details||
David Agnew is the Chairman and Managing Director of Isaac Agnew (Holdings) Ltd, a car dealership group based in Northern Ireland and a member of the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
|22||Sir Rudolph Agnew||Former Chairman, WCMC 2000||More Details||
Sir Rudolph Agnew is former Chairman of WCMC 2000 (World Conservation Monitoring Centre). Previously he was Chairman of Consolidated Goldfields. Sir Rudolph is also a member of the WWF Council of Ambassadors.
|23||Mohammed Ali Khan||Proprietor and Founder, Ambala Foods||More Details||
Mohammed Ali Khan is proprietor and founder of Stratford based Ambala Foods Company.
|25||Kirstie Allsopp||TV presenter;||More Details||
Kirstie Allsopp is a TV presenter best known for presenting Channel 4 property programmes: Location, Location, Location; Relocation, Relocation; Location Revisited and The Property Chain.
|26||Andrew Allum||Partner, LEK Consulting||More Details||
Andrew Allum is a partner at LEK Consulting, the strategy consulting firm advising 40% of the FTSE 100. He is also Chairman of Governors for St George’s school in London.
|185||Toby and Jennifer Greenbury||Former senior partner, D J Freeman||More Details||Toby, formerly senior partner at DJ Freeman is now a consultant at the solicitors, Mischon de Reya . Toby specialises in business, trade and investment between the UK and India. Jennifer oversees the family's property investments in London and in South Oxfordshire.|
|27||Henry Angest||Chairman & Chief Executive, Arbuthnot Banking Group plc||More Details||
Henry Angest is the Chairman and Chief Executive of the Arbuthnot Banking Group plc. He is also Chairman of the Banking Committee of the London Investment Banking Association, a former director of the Institute of Directors, and a member of the Court of the Guild of International Bankers.
|28||Sir Michael Angus||Director, Halcrow||More Details||
Sir Michael Angus is a Director of Halcrow, the infrastructure development company with a turnover of over £211 million in 2003. Previously he was Chairman of Unilever, Deputy Chairman of British Airways Plc and Deputy Chairman The Boots Company plc. He is also a former Chairman of the CBI.
|29||Sir Martyn Arbib||Founder and former Chairman, Perpetual plc||More Details||
Sir Martyn Arbib is founder and former Chairman of Perpetual plc, the asset management company. He sold the business to Amvescap in 2000 for more than ñ billion. He is now mainly engaged in charitable work which includes the vice-chairmanship of the NSPCC Full Stop Appeal which has raised more than ñ30 million.
|30||Stuart Archbold OBE||Chairman, Archbold Logistics Ltd||More Details||
Stuart Archbold OBE is Chairman of Archbold Logistics Ltd, a Leeds based transport and logistics company. The company has an annual turnover of £18.1 million and employs 161 people. He is a former President of the Leeds Chamber of Commerce and Deputy President of the British Chambers of Commerc
|31||Lord Ashburton KG KCVO||Former Chairman, British Petroleum plc||More Details||
Lord Ashburton is a former Chairman of British Petroleum plc and Barings plc and a former Director of the Bank of England, Jaguar plc and Royal Insurance Company. He was also a member of the President’s Committee of the CBI and the House of Lords European Communities Select Committee on Economic Affairs.
|32||Edward Atkin||Managing Director, CA Holdings Plc||More Details||Edward Atkin is the Managing Director of CA Holdings Plc.|
|33||Paul Auston||Chairman, Checkmate Avon Group||More Details||Paul Auston is Chairman of Checkmate UK Ltd, Sheerness based manufacturers of industrial textiles. The company employs 90 people and has an annual turnover of £6 million. It is also winner of the 2004 Queen's Award for International Trade.|
|34||David Bailey||Deputy Non- Executive Chairman, Datacash Group plc||More Details||David Bailey is deputy non-executive Chairman of Datacash group plc, one of the country’s leading payments service providers. The company, until recently known as Auxinet, has a turnover of over £2.1 million.|
|35||Andrew Bainbridge||Group CEO, BankMuscat International (BMI)||More Details||Andrew Bainbridge is Group CEO of BankMuscat International (BMI), He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Directors.|
|36||Hew Balfour||Non-executive Director, SAS Holdings Ltd||More Details||Hew Balfour is Non-executive Director of SAS Holdings Ltd. The world’s largest manufacturer of metal ceiling systems, the organisation is responsible for a number of land mark projects in the UK and internationally including the Vodafone, RBS and Santander HQs plus Hong Kong Airport and the World Trade Center in Dubai.|
|37||Sir Anthony Bamford||Chairman and Managing Director, JCB||More Details||Sir Anthony Bamford is Chairman and Managing Director of JCB, the global construction and agricultural equipment manufacturing company. JCB employs over 4,000 people on 4 continents.|
|38||Lawrence Banks CBE||Former Deputy Chairman, Robert Fleming Holdings Ltd||More Details||Lawrence Banks CBE is former Deputy Chairman of Robert Fleming Holdings Ltd. He is Chairman of Ambrian and a Non-Executive Director of Golden Prospect plc.|
|39||Nicholas Barber CBE||Chairman, Bolero International Ltd||More Details||Nicholas Barber CBE is Chairman of Bolero International, the leading business services company. He is a former CEO of Ocean Group and former Chairman of Orion Publishing. He is also a former Director of Royal & Sun Alliance, a former Governor of the London Business School and is Chairman of the Ashmolean Museum.|
|40||Anthony Barbour||Managing Director, Bolesworth Estate Co Ltd||More Details||Anthony Barbour is Managing Director of Bolesworth Estate Company Ltd, a Cheshire based property and agriculture company. The company had a turnover of £2.5 million in 2004 and employs 18 people.|
|42||David Barker||Founder and Chairman, Copley Square (2003) Ltd||More Details||David Barker is founder and Chairman of Copley Square (2003) Ltd, a Cheshire based property investment and development company.|
|43||John Barton||Chairman of Brit Insurance Holdings plc||More Details||John Barton is the Chairman Brit Insurance Holdings plc. He is also currently Chairman of Next plc and non-executive Director of WHSmith plc. He was formerly Chief Executive of JIB Group plc for 13 years, Chairman of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc for 5 years and Chairman of Wellington Underwriting plc for 5 years.|
|44||Peter Barton||Former Deputy Chairman, Alliance & Leicester plc||More Details||Peter Barton is the former Deputy Chairman of Alliance & Leicester plc, the financial services group with 2004 pre-tax profits of £549 million.|
|45||Neville Baxter||Chairman, The RH Group Ltd||More Details||Neville Baxter is Chairman of the RH Group Ltd, the largest privately owned international transport business in the UK. The company has a turnover of £100 million and around 650 employees operating throughout Europe and the world. Previously Mr Baxter was Managing Director of the company for 33 years.|
|46||Ian Baxter||Managing Director, The RH Group Ltd||More Details||Ian Baxter is Managing Director of The RH group Ltd; a Nottingham based transportation company employing 700 people. Annual turnover is £80 million.|
|47||Philip Bean||Emeritus Professor of Criminology, Loughborough University||More Details||Philip Bean is one of the UK's leading authorities on drugs and crime, and has published widely in this field. He is Emeritus Professor of Criminology at Loughborough University, and a former director of the Midlands Centre for Criminology and Criminal Justice. He was also president of the British Criminological Society, (1996-1999) and was from 2000 until 2005 an Associate of the General Medical Council. He is the author/editor of 26 books mainly in the fields of drugs and crime, and mental disorder and crime. His most recent book is `Legalising Drugs; Debates and Dilemmas` published in 2010 by the Policy Press.|
|48||Sir Philip Beck||Former Chairman, Railtrack||More Details||Sir Philip Beck is former Chairman of Railtrack and a former director of Invensys plc, Kitagawa Europe Ltd, Delta plc and the Yorkshire Electricity Group plc.|
|49||Sir John Beckwith||Chairman, Pacific Investments plc||More Details||Sir John Beckwith CBE is Chairman of Pacific Investments plc, which specialises in the management of real estate, traditional investment funds and private equity firms. It has funds under management of $2.2 billion. Sir John is Chairman of the Youth Sports Trust (YST), which he founded in 1994.|
|50||Peter Beckwith OBE||Chairman, PMB Holdings Ltd||More Details||Peter Beckwith OBE is the Chairman of PMB Holdings. He also founded Riverside Health Club chain, co-owned Harbour Club in London & Milan, and founded the Aspria Health & Fitness chain in Continental Europe. He is Deputy Chairman of Ambassador Theatre Group, Governor of Harrow School, Fellow and Honorary Doctor of Law of Emmanuel College, Cambridge. He was recently awarded the OBE for services to charity.|
|51||Martin Bell||Group Managing Director, Castle View International Holdings||More Details||Martin Bell is Group Managing Director of Castle View International Holdings; a Stirlingshire based institutional catering company. Employing 2,500 people, the company has an annual turnover of £44 million.|
|52||Steven Bell||Chairman, Newman Scott Shopfitting||More Details||Steven Bell is Vice Chairman of Middlesbrough based Newman Scott Shopfitting. The company employs 70 people and has a turnover of 14 million. He is also former Chief Executive of Bells Stores, the north-east's leading convenience store chain with 54 outlets and more than 1000 employees.|
|345||Susan Bell Proctor||Financial Director of Warehouse Systems Ltd||More Details||
Susan Bell Proctor is Financial Director of Warehouse Systems Ltd; a Leeds based industrial equipment company. The company employs 25 people and has an annual turnover of £8 million. Susan is the only female Managing Director in her industry.
|53||Rupert Bentley||Former Director, Bentley Reid Group||More Details||Rupert Bentley is the former Director of Bentley Reid Group, a financial services company employing 45 people. Turnover in 2004 was £4 million.|
|54||Simon Bentley||Consultant, Mishcon de Reya Solicitors||More Details||Simon Bentley is a consultant at Mishcon de Reya, the London based commercial law firm. He is a former Chief Executive of Blacks Leisure plc; the Northampton based outdoor sports equipment retailers.|
|55||Marcus Beresford||Chairman, Ricardo plc||More Details||Marcus Beresford CBE is the Chairman of Ricardo plc, the leading automotive technology manufacturer. Previously he was Chief Executive of GKN plc. He is a former member of the Advisory Committee of Business and the Environment, a member of the Council of the Open University and a member of the EU High Level Group on the Economic and Social Implications of Industrial Change.|
|56||Mark Bernhard||Director, Recorde Limited||More Details||Record Limited is a manufacturer of medical textiles exported for conversion and distribution as bandages.|
|57||David Bernstein||Non-Executive Chairman, Blacks Leisure Group plc||More Details||David Bernstein is non-executive Chairman of Blacks Leisure Group plc; the Northampton based outdoor sports equipment retailers which had a 2004 turnover of £138.6 million. Previously he was Chairman of Manchester City FC. He is also a Director of Wembley National Stadium Ltd.|
|58||Nicholas Berry||Chairman, The Stacroft Trust||More Details||Nicholas Berry is Chairman of London based Stancorft Trust, an investment company.|
|59||John Biggin||Managing Director, TruckEast Limited||More Details||John Biggin is Managing Director of TruckEast Limited; TruckEast is one of the UK's largest independently-owned commercial vehicle dealers.|
|60||Lynn Billings||Finance Director, Finglow Ltd||More Details||Lynn Billings is Finance Director of Finglow Ltd, a Hertford based engineering consultancy firm whose software is in use in over 35 countries.|
|61||Brian Bird||Chairman, The Bird Group of Companies||More Details||Brian Bird is Chairman of Monmouthshire based The Bird Group of Companies Ltd.|
|62||Charlotte Black||Director of Corporate Affairs, Brewin Dolphin Secruities Ltd||More Details||Charlotte Black is the Director of Corporate Affairs for Brewin Dolphin. Brewin Dolphin is the largest independent private client portfolio manager in the UK with over £14 billion under management and 34 offices.|
|63||Toby Blackwell||President, Blackwell UK Ltd||More Details||Toby Blackwell is President of Blackwell UK Ltd, the leading bookshop
company operating some 80 retail outlets employing about 1300 staff
throughout the UK. The company has a turnover of over £220 million.
|64||Lord Blakenham||Former Chairman, Pearson plc||More Details||Lord Blakenham is former Chairman of Pearson plc, the international media group whose brands include the Financial Times and Penguin. In 2004 the company had sales of £3,729 million. He is a director of Sotheby’s Holdings Inc, Vice-President of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds and Chairman of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew.|
|65||Philip Bland||Director, eOrigen||More Details||Philip Bland is the Director of eOrigen, a leading producer of high quality media-based training and communication programmes.|
|66||Richard Boggis-Rolfe||Chief Executive, Odgers, Ray & Berndston Ltd||More Details||Richard Boggis-Rolfe is Chief Executive of Odgers Ray & Berndston, a leading UK private executive search firm with over 200 partners in 51 cities worldwide. It is the 6th largest company in its field in the world and has revenues of over $140 million. Previously Richard was Managing Director of Norman Broadbent Hong Kong.|
|67||Geoff Bond||Founder, Natural Eating Co Ltd||More Details||Geoff Bond is the founder and manager of Natural Eating Co Ltd.|
|68||Michael Bond||Managing Partner, Corfe Castle Holidays||More Details||Michael Bond is Managing Director of Corfe Castle Holidays; a Dorset based self-catering holidays company.|
|69||Roger Bootle||Managing Director, Capital Economics Ltd||More Details||Roger Bootle is Managing Director of Capital Economics, Economic Advisor to Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, a specialist advisor to the House of Commons Treasury Committee, a visiting professor at the Manchester Business School and regular columnist on the Sunday Telegraph.|
|70||Bruce Bossom||Managing Director, Orion Capital Managers||More Details||Managing Director, Orion Capital Managers.|
|71||Sir Ian Botham||Sir Ian Botham is the former England Cricket Captain||More Details||Sir Ian Botham is the former England Cricket Captain.|
|72||Simon Boyd||Contracts Director and Director for Health and Safety, John Reid & Sons Ltd||More Details||Simon Boyd is Contracts Director and Director for Health & Safety at John Reid & Sons (strucsteel) Ltd. Reidsteel are four-times winners of the Queens award for Enterprise (Export).Simon has been on the Board for over 10 years and has some 30 years experience in structural engineering. Reidsteel have a healthy UK market and have worked in over 140 countries worldwide. All the work they do is designed, drawn and manufactured in the UK. Simon is also a member of the British Constructional Steelwork Association (BCSA) where he sits on the Commercial & Contracts Committee.|
|73||John Brackenbury||Chairman, Avanti Communications plc||More Details||John Brackenbury CBE is Chairman of Brackenbury Leisure Ltd, a leisure industry consulting firm. He is a Director of SFI Group Limited and Chairman of Avanti Screenmedia group Plc. He is also Chairman of Business in Sport and Leisure (BISL) and the director of the Tourism and Hospitality Education Trust.|
|74||Leslie Breathwick||Chairman, Cannoncourt Ltd||More Details||Leslie Breathwick is Chairman of Cannoncourt Ltd, a Leicestershire based property investment company.|
|75||Iain Breese||Former Chairman, Westler Foods Ltd||More Details||Iain Breese is the former Chairman of Westler Foods; the Yorkshire based food manufacturers with a turnover of £22 million annually.|
|76||Michael Brent||Chairman and Managing Director, Trimite Ltd||More Details||Michael Brent is the Chairman and Managing Director of Trimite Ltd, an international industrial paint and powder manufacturer, which is based In Middlesex.|
|77||David Briggs||Managing Director, Offshoot Enterprises Ltd||More Details||David Briggs is Managing Director of Offshoot Enterprises Ltd, the ladies clothing store with concessions and franchise around the UK.|
|78||Simon Brocklebank-Fowler||Founder & Executive Chairman, Cubitt Consulting||More Details||Simon Brocklebank-Fowler is the Founder & Executive Chairman of Cubitt Consulting, the financial and corporate PR consultants. Previously he was Group Managing Director of Citigate. He is also Chairman of the Institute of Public Relations’ corporate group.|
|79||Alan Brown||Chief Investment Officer, Schroders||More Details||Alan Brown is Chief Investment Officer at Schroders a global assest management company with £122.5 billion under management. He previously worked for Morgan Grenfell, Posthorn Global Asset Management and PanAgora Asset Management before joining State Street Global Advisors, where he served initially as managing director of the London office, and later as group chief investment officer and vice chairman.|
|80||Dr Philip Brown||Founder and former Chairman, PJB Publications||More Details||Dr Philip J Brown is founder and former Chairman of PJB Publications, an independent publisher of international business news and information services for the pharmaceutical, agrochemical and biotechnology industries. He is now involved in retail pharmacy, property and healthcare conferences.|
|81||Alan Burden||Managing Director, Anglo St James Ltd||More Details||Alan Burden is Managing Director of Anglo St James Ltd, a commercial property developer based in Dorset.|
|82||Richard Burrows||Chairman, British American Tobacco||More Details||Richard Burrows is Chairman of British American Tobacco, the world's most international tobacco group, with quality brands sold in more than 180 markets.|
|83||Paul Burton||Founder and Chairman, The Burton Agency Ltd||More Details||Paul Burton is Chairman of The Burton Agency Limited. He is also former Chairman of the Burtons Group plc, a security investigations company. Annual turnover is £3 million and the company employs 200 people. He is a former Director of St John Ambulance.|
|84||Joel Cadbury||Chief Executive, Longshot plc||More Details||Joel Cadbury is the CEO and founder of Longshot plc which operates a variety of leisure businesses including The Third Space, recently voted the No.1 health club in a global survey, and The Groucho Club.|
|85||Keith Cann-Evans||Chairman, Hunter Grinders Ltd||More Details||Keith Cann-Evans is Chairman of Newcastle based Hunter Grinders Ltd, precision mower grinding equipment manufacturers who supply 90% of the UK’s top golf clubs.|
|86||Mark Cannon-Brookes||Director of Investment Management, Smith and Williamson||More Details||Mark Cannon Brookes is Director of Investment Management at Smith and Williamson, the fund management and private banking firm employing over 1,200 people.|
|89||Alun Cathcart||Non Executive Chairman, Avis Europe||More Details||Alun Cathcart is Chairman of Emap.|
|98||Lord Charles Cecil||Non-executive Director, Lord North Street Holdings Ltd||More Details||Lord Charles Cecil is Non-executive Director of Lord North Street Holdings Ltd, an investment management firm. He is formerly Managing Director of Berkeley Govett (UK).|
|90||Lord Chadlington||Chief Executive, Huntsworth plc||More Details||Lord Chadlington is Chief Executive of Huntsworth plc, the public relations company. Previously he was founder of Shandwick International plc, growing it into the largest PR consultancy in the UK within 7 years. He was formerly Chairman of International Public Relations and a Director of Halifax plc.|
|91||Lord Chalfont||Former Chairman, Marlborough Stirling Group||More Details||Lord Chalfont was a regular Army officer from 1941 to 1962. He was awarded the Military Cross in 1957 and the OBE in 1961. He was Minister of State in the Foreign Office from 1964 to 1970 and is a member of the Privy Council.|
|92||Gilbert Chalk||Chairman, The Baring English Growth Fund, Baring Private Equity Partners Ltd||More Details||Gilbert Chalk is Chairman of the Baring English Growth Fund at Baring Private Equity Partners. The company has over £1 billion in funds under management.|
|93||David Chambers||Chairman, Lindum Group Ltd||More Details||David Chambers is Chairman of Lindum Group Ltd, a Lincoln based construction and property company with an annual turnover of £75 million and 506 employees. The company was awarded The Sunday Times’ Best Company to Work For prizes in 2004 and 2005.|
|94||Clifford Champion||Former Chairman, AW Champion Ltd||More Details||Clifford Champion is President of AW Champion Ltd, a Surrey based timber merchants. The company has an annual turnover of over £16 million and employs 180 people. He is also President of the UK’s Timber Trade Federation.|
|95||Kit Chapman||Propreitor, The Castle at Taunton||More Details||Kit Chapman MBE is Proprietor of The Castle Hotel, Taunton; a Michelin-starred restaurant. He is also Chief Executive of BRAZZ plc, a brasserie/café with branches in Taunton, Exeter and Cardiff.|
|96||Keith Chapman||Former Chairman, Findel plc||More Details||Keith Chapman Former Chairman of Findel plc; a Yorkshire based home shopping and educational supplies business with a turnover of £421 million.|
|97||Graham Child||Former Partner, Slaughter & May Solicitors. Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford University.||More Details||Graham Child is a former partner at Slaughter & May Solicitors, a leading international law firm. He is also a fellow at Oxford University, though not currently teaching.|
|100||Mike Clare||Founder and Chief Executive, Dreams plc||More Details||Mike Clare is the founder and Chief Executive of Dreams plc, the Buckinghamshire based beds stores with over 100 branches nationwide. Employing over 900 people the company has an annual turnover of over £130 million.|
|101||John Clare CBE||Former Chief Executive, Dixons Group plc||More Details||John Clare CBE is Chief Executive of Dixons Group Plc, the FTSE-100 listed electric goods retailer with a turnover of £6.5billion. He is also a director of Hammerson Plc, a Chairman of the Government’s Ambition Retail taskforce and a member of the National Employment Plan.|
|102||Robin Clark||Chairman, Taylor Clark plc||More Details||Robin Clark is Chairman of London based Taylor Clark plc. Its primary activities, carried out in the UK and North America, are property development, farming, forestry, restaurants and hotels. The company has a turnover of over £19 million.|
|99||Adam Cleary||Chief Executive, Monte Cristo Capital Limited||More Details||
Adam Cleary is the founder and Director of Monte Cristo Capital Limited, an investment management firm in London which manages equity investments in South-eastern Europe and the former CIS countries.
|103||Duncan Clegg||Former Chairman, Low and Bonar plc||More Details||Duncan Clegg is Former Chairman of Low and Bonar plc, the specialist design company with a turnover of £192million. He is also Deputy Chairman of Cox Insurance Holdings Plc and Vice Chairman of the Port of London Authority.|
|104||Algy Cluff||Chairman, Cluff Gold Ltd||More Details||Algy Cluff is Chairman of Cluff Gold Ltd. Previously he was Chairman of The Spectator.|
|105||John Clugston||Chairman, Clugston Group Ltd||More Details||John Clugston is Chairman of Clugston Group Ltd, a construction, commercial property development and transport company based in Scunthorpe. The company employs 650 people and has an annual turnover of £100 million.|
|106||Timothy Cockroft||Chief Executive, Singer Capital Markets Ltd||More Details||Tim Cockroft is the Chief Executive at Singer Capital Markets Ltd, an integrated UK capital markets and advisory partnership with a primary focus on UK Mid and Small Cap companies.|
|107||Kay Coleman OBE||Former Chief Executive, Harvey's and Co Ltd||More Details||Kay Coleman OBE is Director and former Chief Executive of Harvey’s and Co Ltd; an Oldham based textiles and manufacturing company.|
|108||Sir John Coles||Former Head of the Diplomatic Service||More Details||Former Head of the Diplomatic Service.|
|109||David Collett||Chairman, Congregational & General Insurance plc||More Details||David Collett is Chairman of Bradford based Congregational & General Insurance plc, one of the UK’s leading church and home insurers. The company employs 55 people and has an annual turnover of £20 million.|
|112||Prof Tim Congdon||Fellow, Institute of Economic Affairs||More Details||Professor Tim Congdon CBE is the Chief Economist at Lombard Street Research Ltd, the Economics Forecasting company. He is a Director of Invesco Recovery and Highland Timber. He is also a former advisor to Chancellor of the Exchequer, Kenneth Clarke (HM Treasury Panel of Independent Forecasters, 1992-97).|
|113||Andrew Cook||Chairman, William Cook Ltd||More Details||Andrew Cook is Chairman of William Cook Ltd, the engineering company with assets of £16million and plants in Sheffield, Durham and Leeds.|
|114||Professor Laurence Copeland||Professor of Finance and Co-Director Investment Management Research Unit, Cardiff Business School||More Details||Professor Laurence Copeland is author of the widely-used textbook ‘Exchange rates and International Finance’, now in its 4th edition. A consultant to a number of major financial institutions and hedge funds, he is also Co-Director of the Investment Management Research Unit.|
|115||Mike Cornish||Former Chairman, Linpac Group Ltd||More Details||Mike Cornish is Director and former Chairman of Linpac Group Ltd, the Birmingham based global packaging, materials handling and automotive specialists. The company has annual global sales of over £1billion and employs 10,000 people across five continents.|
|116||John Cotton||Chairman, John Cotton Group Ltd||More Details||John Cotton is Chairman of John Cotton Group Ltd, the furniture and clothes manufacturer based in Yorkshire.|
|117||Neil Cotton||Director, Madison Drinks Co Ltd||More Details||Neil Cotton is Director of London based Madison Drinks Co Ltd.|
|118||Sir Tom Cowie||Chairman, North European Marine Services Ltd||More Details||Chairman, North European Marine Services Ltd.|
|119||John Craig||Senior China Business Investment Advisor, Camellia Universal Ltd||More Details||John Craig is a Senior China Business Investment Advisor for Camellia Universal Ltd. A leading International Business platform between the West and China.|
|120||Sir John Craven||Non Executive Chairman, Patagonia Gold PLC||More Details||Sir John Craven is Non Executive of Patagonia Gold PLC. He was previously Chairman of Fleming Family & Partners, Deutsche Morgan Grenfell Group and is a former member of the board of managing directors of the Deutsche Bank AG.|
|121||Charles Crawford||Former British Diplomat||More Details||Charles Crawford is a founder partner of ADRg Ambassadors LLP and a writer/trainer/consultant. He retired from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office at the end of 2007 after nearly three decades in the UK's diplomatic service, much of it spent serving in communist and post-communist Europe including as HM Ambassador to Sarajevo, Belgrade and Warsaw.|
|122||Terry Cross||Chairman, Delta Print & Packaging Ltd||More Details||Terry Cross is Chariman of Delta Print and Packaging Ltd, the manufacturing firm based in Northern Ireland. The company employs 170 in Belfast and over 1000 in China.|
|123||Humphry Crum Ewing||Chairman, The Standish Group||More Details||Mr Humphry Crum Ewing is Chairman of The Standish Group, an independent ‘think-tank’ that focuses on selected issues in defence and security in the world as it is today.|
|124||Stephen Curran||Non Executive Director, Noble Fund Managers||More Details||Stephen Curran is Non Executive Director of Noble Fund Manager. He was previously Chairman of Candover Investments and has held dictatorships at Greggs plc, Countryside Properties plc, and Oxford Investment Partners Limited.|
|125||Lord Daresbury||Chairman, Nasstar||More Details||Lord Daresbury is Chairman of Nasstar and Aintree Racecourse Company Ltd, previously he was Chairman of the De Vere Group plc.|
|126||Jim Darling||Former Chairman, Codemasters Group Ltd||More Details||Jim Darling is Chairman of the Codemasters Group Ltd, the international developer and publisher of computer and video games, which has an annual turnover of around £60million.|
|127||Duncan Davidson||Life President and Founder, Persimmon plc||More Details||Duncan Davidson is the Life President founder of Persimmon plc, the UK’s largest private house builder with assets of £1.8 billion. He is also Director of Morrisons plc.|
|129||Sir David Davis||Director, European Financial Group||More Details||Sir David Davis is Director of European Financial Group|
|128||Sir Crispin Davis OBE||Former Chief Executive, Reed Elsevier Group plc||More Details||Sir Crispin Davis OBE is the Former Chief Executive of FTSE-100 listed Reed Elsevier Group, a leading provider of global information driven services and solutions.|
|88||Michel de Carvalho||Vice-Chairman, Citigroup plc||More Details||Michel de Carvalho is the Vice Chairman of Investment Banking at Citigroup plc, the financial services company with over 200 million customer accounts in over 100 countries and assets of over $1.5 trillion. He is also a member of the Heineken supervisory board.|
|328||Adriaan de Mol van Otterloo||Founding partner of Intrinsic Value Investors||More Details||
Adriaan de Mol van Otterloo, founding partner of Intrinsic Value Investors. Previously he was an Executive Director and Senior Fund Manager at Schroders and has over 13 years of investment management experience. Adriaan has received various financial industry awards from Extel and Institutional Investor and acknowledgements from leading newspapers such as the Financial Times
|130||Guy Dellal||Allied Commercial||More Details||Guy Dellal is a property investor.|
|131||Felix Dennis||Chairman, Dennis Group||More Details||Felix Dennis is Chairman of the Dennis Group, the magazine publisher whose titles include Maxim and The Week.|
|132||Charles Dent||Managing Director, Timothy Taylor & Co Ltd||More Details||Charles Dent is Managing Director of Timothy Taylor & Co Ltd, the award-winning West Yorkshire brewery with 8 pubs around Yorkshire and Lancashire. The company employs 120 people and has an annual turnover of £15 million.|
|133||Lord Derwent||Deputy Chairman, Hutchison Whampoa (Europe) Ltd||More Details||Lord Derwent is Deputy Chairman of Hutchison Whampoa (Europe) Ltd. Hutchison Whampoa is one of the world’s leading conglomerates with a range of operations from property to ultra-high tech industries. It operates in 42 countries and in 2004 had revenue of £9.9 billion.|
|134||Rupert Dilnott-Cooper||Former Chief Executive, Carlton Communications plc||More Details||Rupert Dilnott-Cooper is the former Chief Executive of Carlton Communication plc, content division, now part of the Granada Group. He is also a founder Director and former Chairman of the British Television Distributors Association.|
|135||Dr Maurice Dixson||Executive Chairman, Cranfield Aerospace Ltd||More Details||Dr Maurice Dixson is Executive Chairman of Bedfordshire based Cranfield Aerospace Ltd, the international aerospace company with a turnover of £8 million.|
|136||Michael Dobbs||Author||More Details||Michael Dobbs is a novelist and former Deputy Chairman of Saatchi & Saatchi.|
|137||Michael Dobson||Chief Executive of Schroders plc||More Details||Michael Dobson is Chief Executive of Schroders plc, the global asset management company with £118.3 billion under management. Previously he was Chief Executive of Morgan Grenfell Group plc and a member of the board of Managing Directors of Deutsche Bank AG.|
|138||Judith Donovan CBE||Chairman, DIY Direct Marketing Ltd||More Details||Judith Donovan CBE is Chairman of DIY Direct Marketing Limited. She is also Chairman of The Yorkshire Tourist Board, Northern Postwatch and Director of the Northern Ballet Theatre.|
|139||Lloyd Dorfman||CEO and Chairman, Travelex Group||More Details||Lloyd Dorfman is the CEO and Chairman of the Travelex Group, which he founded in 1976. Travelex is now the world’s largest airport money operator, with a turnover of £466million and more than 4,800 employees servicing 40% of the world’s airline passengers.|
|141||Stuart Earley||Former Managing Director, Deep-Sea Leisure plc||More Details||Stuart Earley is the former Managing Director of Deep-Sea Leisure Plc, a company with aquaria in Scotland and Cheshire.|
|142||Admiral Sir James Eberle GCB||Former Director, The Royal Institute of International Affairs||More Details||Sir James Eberle’s military experience includes being Commander in Chief of the British Fleet, and one of the three Supreme Commanders of NATO. In wider terms, following his Naval career, Sir James was the Director of The Royal Institute of International Affairs during the 1980s, becoming closely involved in European Policy issues in the field of military, economic and political affairs.|
|144||Sir John Egan||Former Chairman, Severn Trent plc||More Details||Sir John Egan is the former Chairman of Severn Trent plc, the FTSE 100 environmental services group based in Birmingham. The group generates revenues of £2.015 billion and employs more than 15,000 people across the UK, US and the rest of Europe. He is also former Chairman and Chief Executive of Jaguar plc and retired as President of the CBI in 2004.|
|148||Paul Evans||Joint Chairman, Rentacrate UK Ltd||More Details||Paul Evans is Chairman of London based Rentacrate Ltd. The company employs 80 people and has an annual turnover of £7 million. He is also Chairman of The Storage Depot Ltd.|
|149||John Fairbairn||Former Deputy Chairman, M&G Group plc||More Details||John Fairbairn is former Deputy Chairman of M&G Group plc. He is a trustee of the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation.|
|150||Francois Feuillat||Partner, Vinson & Elkins RLLP||More Details||Francios Feuillat is a partner specialising in cross-border corporate matters in the London office of Vinson & Elkins, an international law firm with over 700 lawyers worldwide. Vinson & Elkins is recognised as one of the world’s leading energy law firms.|
|151||Sir Malcolm Field||Non-Executive Director, Petropavlovsk||More Details||Sir Malcolm Field is former Chairman of Aricom plc, the titanium dioxide mining group based principally in Russia. The company has a turnover of around $1.5 billion. He was previously Chief Executive of WH Smith plc and Chairman of the Civil Aviation Authority. He is also Chairman of Tube Lines Ltd.|
|152||Richard Fildes||Chairman, Barlows plc||More Details||Richard Fildes is Chairman of Barlows plc, a Chester based property investment company.|
|155||Peter Foden CBE||Life President, ERF Ltd||More Details||Peter Foden CBE is life President and former Chairman of ERF Ltd, the commercial vehicle suppliers based in Middlewich.|
|157||Sir Rocco Forte||Chairman and Chief Executive, Rocco Forte collection||More Details||Sir Rocco Forte is Chairman and Chief Executive of Rocco Forte Hotels, the international luxury hotel chain. Rocco Forte Hotels has a turnover of £90 million and is on the FastTrack 100 list of fastest growing companies.|
|158||Alexander Foster||Investment Banker, Hiscox||More Details||Alexander Foster has been in the Insurance industry since 1967. He joined Hiscox in 1976 and was Group Investment Officer until 2005. He became Managing Director of Hiscox Investment Management Ltd in 1995 and has been manager of the Hiscox Insurance Portfolio Fund since its launch in 1998. He is Non-Executive Chairman of Universal Salvage PLC, Non-Executive Director of Midas Capital Partners Ltd and a Governor Member of St Andrew’s Healthcare.|
|159||Graeme Foux||Founder and CEO of Woyano||More Details||Graeme Foux is founder and CEO of Woyano, an innovative web 2.0 media company. In addition, he is non-Executive Chairman of Knexus Community, Europe's leading corporate community for digital marketers. Graeme Foux is successful entrepreneur who has worked in the interest industry for the past fourteen years.|
|161||William Frame||Chairman and founder, Braemore Estates Ltd||More Details||William Frame is Chairman and founder of Braemore Estates Ltd, a Perthshire-based property company managing a £20 million portfolio located in both Scotland and London. He is a member of the CBI.|
|164||David Franks||Former Chairman, Broken Foot Inns Ltd||More Details||David Franks was Managing Director for Regent Inns PLC from 1993 to 2000. He retired as Chairman of Broken Foot Inns in 2007.|
|165||Chris Fraser||Managing Director, Hotel Connect Ltd||More Details||Chris Fraser is Managing Director of Hotel Connect Ltd based in London. It has a turnover of £28 million and won the Best European Call Centre Award in 2005 and was listed as a Sunday Time and Virgin Atlantic Fast Track top 100 company for three years running.|
|166||Ken Fraser||Chairman, Norwell Engineering||More Details||Ken Fraser is Chairman of Norwell Engineering, an Aberdeen based oil consultancy company with an annual turnover of £4 million. The company has worked in 35 countries worldwide.|
|167||Clara Freeman OBE||Former Executive Director, Marks & Spencer plc||More Details||Clara Freeman OBE is Chairman of Opportunity Now, the business campaign to maximise the contribution of women in the workplace. She was the first female executive director of Marks & Spencer plc and is a member of Business in the Community.|
|168||John Frieda||Founder, John Frieda plc||More Details||John Frieda is founder of John Frieda plc, the hair products and stylists company which had worldwide sales of over £100 million in 2003.|
|169||Jonathan Fry||Former Chairman, Elementis plc||More Details||Jonathan Fry is the former Chairman of Elementis plc, the specialty chemicals company with an annual turnover of over £370million. The company has branches in the UK and US. He is also a former chairman of Northern Foods plc.|
|170||Haruko Fukuda OBE||Non-Executive Director, Investec||More Details||Haruko Fukuda OBE is Non-Executive Director of Investec, Former Chairman of Caliber Global Investments Ltd. Haruko is also former director of Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust plc and former Chief Executive of the World Gold Council.|
|171||Anthony Fuller CBE||Non Executive President, Fuller Smith and Turner plc||More Details||Anthony Fuller CBE is the Non-Executive President, and former Chairman, of Fuller Smith and Turner plc, the independent brewer and retailer, which controls over 200 pubs, hotels and bars and employs over 2000 people. Mr Fuller is a former chairman of the London region of CBI and Chairman of Independent Family Brewers of Britain.|
|172||Elizabeth Gage||Chairman, Elizabeth Gage Ltd||More Details||Elizabeth Gage is the owner and founder of Elizabeth Gage Ltd, the award-winning fine jewellery designer.|
|173||Barry Gamble||Chairman, Ocean Electric Power||More Details||Barry Gamble is Chairman of Ocean Electric Power, which aims to be the leading commercial producer of marine energy in Europe. He is also Former Chairman of Fountains plc|
|174||Edmund Gartside||Director and Former Managing Director, Shiloh plc||More Details||Edmund Gartside is Director and former Managing Director of Shiloh plc, the Manchester-based medical products and services company with revenues of over £80million. He is a former High Sheriff of Greater Manchester and was a member of the Committee of the University of Manchester.|
|175||Martin Gatto||Chairman, Neutrahealth plc||More Details||Martin Gatto is Chairman of Neutrahealth plc, a group set up for the acquisition of dietary supplement companies. He is the former Finance Director of Somerfield plc and of British Energy Group plc. He is also a director of Luminar plc and Sage Organic Limited.|
|176||Thomas Gibson||Chairman, Thomas Gibson Fine Art Advisory Services||More Details||Thomas Gibson is Chairman of Thomas Gibson Fine Art Advisory Services and is the founder and former Chairman of Thomas Gibson Fine Art Ltd, the art gallery and fine art dealer.|
|485||John Gildersleeve||Chairman, The British Land Company PLC||More Details|
|177||Howard Giles||Former Chairman, Gilesports plc||More Details||Howard Giles is Former Chairman of Cardiff-based Gilesports plc, the leading independent sports retailer in Wales, the Midlands and South West.|
|178||Mark Glatman||Founder, Abstract Group of Companies||More Details||Mark Glatman is the Founder of the Abstract Group of Companies. The Abstract Group of Companies was established in 2000. Abstract's principal business is in large-scale city-centre office development. Mark Glatman trained as a solicitor. He established the Akeler Group of Companies in 1988 which became one of the leading UK developers in the out of town office market. In 1998 he sold Akeler to Security Capital European Realty and subsequently left the Group in 2000.|
|179||Dr Charles Goodson-Wickes||Chief Executive, Medarc Ltd||More Details||Dr Charles Goodson-Wickes is the Chief Executive of Medarc Ltd and a director of Gyrus Group plc, the medical device developer, with revenues of £78 million. He is also the former medical advisor to Barclays Bank plc, Standard Chartered plc and the Norwegian Directorate of Health.|
|180||Jonathan Goodwin||Global Head of Media Investment Banking, Jefferies Group||More Details||Jonathan Goodwin is the Global Head of Media Investment Banking, Jefferies Group, and co-founder of LongAcre Partners Ltd, the independent corporate finance house which makes £550million worth of transactions per annum. He is the former Group Managing Director of The Wireless Group plc, the UK’s fourth largest radio group.|
|181||Mike Gooley CBE||Chairman and Founder, Trailfinders||More Details||Mike Gooley is Chairman and Founder of the UK’s largest independent travel agency. Guardian and Observer readers recently voted Trailfinders the best Travel Agency in the UK.|
|275||Major General Gordon Lennox||The Gordon Lennox Estate Company||More Details||
Major General Gordon Lennox is a retired solider and now Land Manager for The Gordon Lennox Estate Company.
|182||David Gorton||Co-founder, London Diversified Fund Management||More Details||David Gorton is Co-founder of London Diversified Fund Management, the bond hedge fund company with assets of $4 billion. David Gorton was previously a member of the high-flying rates team at JP Morgan.|
|183||David Gower||Former England Cricket Captain||More Details||Former England Cricket Captain|
|184||Ross Graham||Former Director, Misys plc||More Details||Ross Graham is a former Director of Misys plc, the software company with revenues of £900million in 2004 employing over 6,000 people worldwide. He is also a Director of Patientline plc, the personal multimedia terminal provider for hospitals.|
|186||Donald Greenhalgh||Non-Executive Director, Ainscough Cranes Ltd||More Details||Donald Greenhalgh is Director of Ainscough Crane Hire Ltd; a Chorley based company with an annual turnover of £80 million and 950 employees. He is also Chairman of Controlled Demolition Group Ltd. The company employs 150 people and has an annual turnover of £25 million.|
|187||George Greenwood||former Chairman, Steamship Insurance Management Services Ltd||More Details||George Greenwood is former Chairman of Steamship Insurance Management Services Limited, which provides insurance related services to managers and underwriters in the UK, USA, Bermuda and elsewhere.|
|188||Sir Ronald Grierson||Former Director General, Industry & Technology, European Commission||More Details||Sir Ronald Grierson is a former Director-General for Industry and Technology at the European Commission in Brussels. He has served as an adviser to the Secretary-General of the United Nations. He is also Chairman of Action Against Hunger and The European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer. He is a former Executive Chairman of the South Banks Art Foundation.|
|189||Sir Stanley Grinstead||Former Chairman, Grand Metropolitan Plc||More Details||Sir Stanley Grinstead is the former Chairman of Grand Metropolitan plc, now Diageo plc.|
|190||Lulu Guinness OBE||Chairman, Lulu Guinness Ltd||More Details||Lulu Guinness is the Chairman of Lulu Guinness Ltd, the international handbag designer and retailer with outlets in London, Paris, New York and Hong Kong.|
|191||Paul Guy||Chairman, PMS Developments plc||More Details||Paul Guy is Chairman of PMS Developments plc, a Cardiff based real estate company with an annual turnover of £40 million.|
|344||Professor Gwyn Prins||London School of Economics & Political Science||More Details||
Gwyn Prins is a Research Professor at the London School of Economics & Political Science.
|192||Alan Halsall||Chairman, Silver Cross Holdings Ltd||More Details||Alan Halsall is the Chairman of David Halsall International Ltd, a Lancashire based company and Britain’s biggest privately owned toy and giftware manufacturer and distributor. Employing 150 people, annual turnover is £75 million.|
|193||Peter Hambro||Chairman, Peter Hambro plc and Peter Hambro Mining plc||More Details||Peter Hambro is Chairman of Peter Hambro Plc and Peter Hambro Mining Plc, the gold producer with a turnover of £54 million in 2003.|
|194||Don Hanson||Chairman, Manchester University Pension Fund||More Details||Don Hanson is Chairman of the Manchester University Pension Fund. He is also Chairman of Eiger Capital Ltd. Previously he was Deputy Chief Executive of Andersen Worldwide and on the Council of the CBI.|
|195||Robert Hanson||Chairman, Hanson Capital Ltd||More Details||
Robert Hanson is Chairman of Hanson Capital Ltd. Previously he was with NM Rothschild & Sons Ltd and Chairman of Hanson Pacific. He is also Chairman of Hanson Transport Group.
|196||Stephen Hargrave||Chairman of Thomas Potts plc||More Details||
Stephen Hargrave is Chairman of Thomas Potts plc, the holding company for Fairway PSD, a print management company based in Berkshire with an annual turnover of over £6 million.
|197||Peter Hargreaves||Chief Executive, Hargreaves Lansdown plc||More Details||Peter Hargreaves is Chief Executive of Hargreaves Lansdown plc, the Bristol based stockbrokers with over 500,000 clients nationwide.|
|198||William Hargreaves||Joint Managing Director, SISIS Equipment Ltd||More Details||William Hargreaves is Joint Managing Director of SISIS Equipment (Macclesfield) Ltd, designers and manufacturers of sports ground machinery. The company employs 65 people and has an annual turnover of £4.5 million.|
|199||John Harris CBE||Former Chairman, Alba plc||More Details||John Harris is Former Chairman of Alba plc, the Barking based consumer electronics company with a turnover of £617 million and manufacturing plants across Asia and Europe.|
|200||Lord Harris of Peckham||Chairman and Chief Executive, Carpetright plc||More Details||Lord Harris of Peckham is Chairman and Chief Executive of Carpetright plc, the carpet retail chain with 491 stores across the UK, Ireland, Holland and Belgium and sales of £397 million last year.|
|201||Jeff Harrison||Director, Tortcrest Ltd||More Details||Jeff Harrison is Director of Canterbury based Tortcrest Ltd.|
|202||Richard Harvey||Finance Director, First Corporate Shipping Ltd||More Details||Richard Harvey is Finance Director of Bristol based First Corporate Shipping Ltd. The company employs 585 people and has an annual turnover of £66 million.|
|203||Bobby Hashemi||Co-founder, Coffee Republic||More Details||After quitting investment banking in 1994 Bobby Hashemi set up Coffee Republic with his sister Sahar. In 2003 the company had a turnover of over £30 million and now has over 50 bars which are being converted to a new bar-deli concept.|
|204||Michael Heathcoat Amory||Director and former Chairman, Jupiter International Green Investment Trust plc||More Details||Michael Heathcoat Amory is a director and former Chairman of Jupiter International Green Investment Trust plc with funds under management of over £8 million worldwide. He is also Chairman of the London and Devonshire Trust Ltd.|
|205||Michael Heller||Chairman, London and Associated Properties Ltd||More Details||Michael Heller is Chairman of London and Associated Properties Ltd, with net assets of £72.8 million.|
|206||Oliver Hemsley||Chief Executive, Numis Corporation plc||More Details||Oliver Hemsley is Chief Executive of Numis Corporation plc, the corporate financial services company with revenues of £58 million in 2004.|
|207||Robin Herbert||Director, Arbuthnot Latham||More Details||Robin Herbert CBE is former Chairman of Leopold Joseph Holdings plc, the private bank now owned by the Bank of NT Butterfield & Son Ltd. He is also a former Director of National Westminster Bank and Marks & Spencer.|
|208||Garth Heron||Managing Partner, Garth Heron Search & Consultancy||More Details||Garth Heron is Managing Partner of Edinburgh based Garth Heron Search & Consultancy. He is former HR Director of the Clydesdale Bank and Diageo Scotland.|
|209||John Hickman FRICS||Chairman and Founder, Kingston Estates Ltd||More Details||Garth Heron is Managing Partner of Edinburgh based Garth Heron Search & Consultancy. He is former HR Director of the Clydesdale Bank and Diageo Scotland.|
|210||Lord Hindlip||Former Chairman, Christies International Plc||More Details||Lord Hindlip is former Chairman of Christies International plc. He is now Deputy Chairman of Agnews, the international art dealers.|
|211||Robert Hiscox||Chairman, Hiscox plc||More Details||Robert Hiscox is Chairman of Hiscox plc, the insurance and finance company with 600 employees and offices worldwide. Annual turnover is approx. £1 billion. He is also a former Deputy Chairman of Lloyds of London.|
|212||Alexander Hoare||Chief Executive, Hoare and Co||More Details||Alexander Hoare is Chief Executive of C Hoare & Co, the London based private bank.|
|213||Sir David Hoare Bt||Partner, C. Hoare & Co.||More Details||Sir David Hoare is a partner at C. Hoare & Co, the UK's leading independent private bank. Previously he was Chief Executive of Laura Ashley plc and Chairman of Virgin Express Holdings.|
|214||Jonathan Hodge||Executive Deputy Chairman, Julian Hodge Bank||More Details||Jonathan Hodge is Executive Deputy Chairman of Julian Hodge Bank, the Cardiff bank which employs 270 people and has total assets of over £576 million. He is also Chairman of the Carlisle Trust Ltd.|
|215||John Hoerner||Former CEO, Tesco Central European Clothing||More Details||John Hoerner is the Former CEO for Tesco Central European Clothing. The company's clothing lines are now the fastest growing brands in the UK controlling 1.8% of the national clothing market. John was previously Chief Executive of Arcadia.|
|216||Steven Hope||Chairman of A & D Hope||More Details||Steven Hope is Chairman of A & D Hope, a third generation clothing design and manufacturing company with offices in England, Eastern Europe and the Far East. A & D garments are now sold throughout the UK high street and in 15 countries around the globe.|
|218||Dr Jan Hruska||Co-Founder, Sophos plc||More Details||Dr Jan Hruska is co-founder of Sophos plc, an Abingdon based computer security software company. The company has offices worldwide supplying software to 35 million business users in 150 countries. Sophos employs over 1,000 people and has an annual turnover of over £70 million.|
|219||David Hunter||Director, Investment Management, Smith and Williamson||More Details||David Hunter is Director of Investment Management for Smith and Williamson, the investment management and accountancy company. Previously he was with Kleinwort Sons & Co and L. Messel & Co.|
|220||Kit Hunter Gordon||Managing Director, The Summit Group Ltd||More Details||Kit Hunter Gordon is Managing Director of the Summit Group Ltd, the venture capital company with a turnover in 2004 of over £29 million.|
|221||Michael Hutchinson||Chairman, The AGD Group Ltd||More Details||Michael Hutchinson is Chairman of The AGD Group Ltd, a Gloucestershire based electronics company specializing in traffic detection systems and with offices in the UK, France and Belgium. The company has an annual turnover of £6 million and was awarded the 2005 Queen’s Award for Industry and Innovation.|
|222||Stuart Hutton||Managing Director, Priory Hotels Ltd||More Details||Stuart Hutton is Managing Director of Inverness-shire based Priory Hotels Ltd. The company employs 40 people and has an annual turnover of £2 million. He is also Director of Independent Hotels of Scotland.|
|223||Tim Iredale||Managing Director, Reed of Trowbridge||More Details||Tim Iredale is Managing Director of Reed of Trowbridge, a car servicing company employing 50 people. Annual turnover is £9 million.|
|224||Kambiz Jaberi||Chairman and Managing Director, Karins Group of Companies||More Details||Kambiz Jaberi is Chairman and Managing Director of the Karins Group of Companies, the Wolverhampton based catering company which supplies fourteen airports across the UK.|
|225||John Jackson||Chairman, Whitley Willows Ltd||More Details||John Jackson is Chairman of Whitley Willows Ltd, the Huddersfield based bathroom textiles manufacturer.|
|227||Michael Jackson||Chairman, Elderstreet Investments||More Details||Michael Jackson is founder and Chairman of Elderstreet Investments Ltd, the leading UK venture capital fund manager with a capitalisation of over £2 billion. He is also Chairman of Sage Group plc, the Newcastle-based software company with a turnover of over £560 million.|
|228||Clive Jacobs||Founder, Holiday Autos||More Details||Clive Jacobs is the founder of holiday autos, the world’s largest leisure car rental company. Clive sold the company to Lastminute.com in 2003 for £40 million.|
|229||Margot James||Founder, Shire Health Group||More Details||Margot James set up The Shire Health Group to provide consultancy services to the pharmaceutical industry. Her company has been 'Consultancy of the Year' three times. She has worked on behalf of numerous charities; in particular she has been a trustee of 'Abantu', an African development charity.|
|156||Professor James Foreman-Peck||Director, Welsh Institute for Research in Economics & Development, Cardiff Business School||More Details||Professor James Foreman-Peck is Director of the Welsh Institute for Research in Economics and Development. He is former President of the European Historical Economics Society and an economic advisor to HM Treasury, 1999-2002.|
|230||Herman Janssens||Chairman, International Chamber of UPI-UIB||More Details||Herman Janssens is the Chairman of the International Chamber of UPI-UIB,the oldest real-estate association in Belgium. He also represents CEREAN,The Central European Real Estate Associations Network.|
|231||Peter Jay||Former Economics Editor, BBC||More Details||Peter Jay is a former Economics Editor of the BBC. He has also served as Ambassador to Washington 1977-79. In 2003 he was appointed a non-executive Director on the Court of the Bank of England.|
|232||Anne Jenkin||Founder and Treasurer, Women2Win||More Details||Anne Jenkin is a founder and now treasurer of Women2Win, the campaign to get more female Conservatives elected to the House of Commons. She is an Ambassador for the Albert Hall and also a member of the Prince’s Trust Women’s Leadership Group committee.|
|233||Mark Jiskoot||Managing Director, Jiskoot Ltd||More Details||Mark Jiskoot is Managing Director or Jiskoot Ltd, a process engineering firm based in Kent. The company employs around 60 people and has a turnover of £9 million.|
|234||Luke Johnson||Founder, Risk Capital Partners||More Details||Luke Johnson is Founder of Risk Capital Partners, and writes a weekly column for the Financial Times. Previously he was Chairman of PizzaExpress, Signature Restaurants, and Channel 4 Television|
|235||David Johns-Powell||Former Managing Director, William Powell & Son Ltd||More Details||David Johns-Powell is Former Managing Director of William Powell & Son Ltd, a property and insurance company based in Cardiff. Annual turnover is £4.5 million. He is also Managing Director of Cottrell Park Ltd, the Cardiff golf club.|
|236||Christopher Joll||Chairman, MJ2 Ltd||More Details||Christopher Joll is co-founder and Chairman of MJ2 Ltd, the business communications consultants. Previously he was a director of Kleinwort Benson Securities Ltd and a Director of the British Youth Opera.|
|238||Peter Jones||Founder, Barracuda Search||More Details||Peter Jones is the founder of Barracuda Search, and Former Operations Director for the Argos Retail Group, the UK’s leading general merchandise retailer.|
|237||Alan Jones OBE||Founder, Team Excellence||More Details||Alan Jones is Founder of Team Excellence. He is former Group Managing Director of TNT Express UK, the Warwickshire based global mail services provider.|
|239||Kenneth Jordan||Proprietor, Chailey Consulting||More Details||Kenneth Jordan is Proprietor of Chailey Consulting, a Sussex based management consultancy. He is also a Director of Price Waterhouse (Russia) and Director of Procurement for the Department of Employment and Education.|
|240||C Judd||Director, Gerald Judd Sales Ltd||More Details||C M Judd is Director of Gerald Judd Sales Ltd, the London paper merchants with revenues of £28 million.|
|241||Sir Paul Judge||Chairman, Schroder Income Growth Fund plc||More Details||Sir Paul Judge is Chaiman of Schroder Income Growth Fund plc, and former Group Planning Director of Cadbury Schweppes plc.|
|242||Michael Julien||Former CEO of Storehouse plc and FD of Midland Bank||More Details||Michael Julien is former CEO of Storehouse plc and FD of Midland Bank.|
|243||Lord Kalms of Edgware||Life President, DSG International plc||More Details||Lord Kalms of Edgware started Dixons in 1948 with one shop selling camera equipment. The Dixons Group now has more than 1,400 stores across Europe. Lord Kalms is a former Chairman of the King’s College Healthcare NHS Trust and founded the Dixons Bradford City Technology College in 1990.|
|244||Peter Kane||Founder and Chairman, Business Post Group||More Details||Peter Kane is founder and Chairman of Business Post Group, the express delivery company. It is now the fourth largest operator in its sector with revenues exceeding £245 million. UK Mail, a Business Post subsidiary, was the first company licensed to provide business mail services across the UK.|
|245||Gerald Kaye||Development Director, Helical Bar plc||More Details||Gerald Kaye is Development Director of Helical Bar plc, a UK based property development and investment company with a market capitalisation of over £250m. He is also a former director of London & Edinburgh Trust Plc.|
|246||Nicholas Kaye||Chief Executive, Canfield Investments Ltd||More Details||Nicholas Kaye is Managing Director of Canfield Investments Ltd.|
|247||Richard Kaye||Managing Director, Corby of Windsor||More Details||Richard Kaye is Managing Director of Corby of Windsor.|
|248||Dr Terence Kealey||Vice Chancellor, University of Buckingham||More Details||Dr Terence Kealey is a clinical bio-chemist and Vice Chancellor of the University of Buckingham.|
|249||John Keating||Managing Director, Wessex Resins and Adhesives Ltd||More Details||John Keating is Managing Director of Wessex Resins and Adhesives Ltd, a Hampshire based company which trades across the EU.|
|250||Martyn Kebbell||Chairman, Maxwell Stamp plc||More Details||Martyn Kebbell is Chairman of Maxwell Stamp plc, specialist economics advisors to governments worldwide. The company employs over 50 people and had a turnover in 2004 of £15 million.|
|251||Graham Keddie OBE||Former Chairman, GSPK Ltd||More Details||Graham Keddie is Former Chairman of GSPK Ltd, an electronics and manufacturing company based in Knaresborough. The company has 220 employees and an annual turnover of £22 million. He is also on the board of Knaresborough Age Concern.|
|252||Chris Kelly||Founder & former Chairman, Keltruck Ltd||More Details||
Chris Kelly is the Founder and former Chairman of Keltruck Ltd, a West Bromwich based Scania distributor with 13 depots across the Midlands. The company employs 500 people.
|253||William Kendall||Chief Executive, Green & Black's||More Details||
William Kendall is the Chief Executive of Green & Black’s, the organic chocolate and ice-cream company. Green & Black’s Maya Gold Chocolate was the first product ever to be awarded the ‘fairtrade’ mark by the Fair-Trade Foundation for its commitment to ethical sourcing.
|254||Sir Chips Keswick||Former Chairman, Hambros Bank Ltd||More Details||
Sir Chips Keswick is former Chairman of Hambros Bank Ltd. He was also a Director of De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd and Anglo American plc.
|255||Sir Henry Keswick||Chairman, Matheson and Co Ltd||More Details||
Sir Henry Keswick is Chairman of Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd having joined the Group in 1961. He has been a Director of its holding company since 1967 and became Managing Director in 1970 and Chairman in 1972. In addition to his directorships of Group companies, he is also Vice Chairman of the Hong Kong Association.
|256||Simon Keswick||Director, Matheson and Co Ltd||More Details||
Simon Keswick is Director of Matheson & Co Ltd and Director of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group which operates 21 luxury hotels around the world. Previously he was Chairman of the Kwik Save Group plc.
|257||Paul Killik||Senior Executive Officer and Partner, Killik & Co||More Details||
Paul Killik is the Senior Executive Officer and Partner of Killik & Co, an independent firm of private client stockbrokers. The firm currently advises about 30,000 private clients and has over £1.5 billion assets under management. He is also a fellow of the Securities Institute.
|258||Mike Killingley||Indepenedent, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, Beale plc||More Details||
Mike Killingley is Independent, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board for Beale plc, the retail company with 12 stores across the UK. The company has an annual turnover of £70 million and employs 1,500 people. He is also Chairman of Southern Vectis plc and Conder Environmental plc.
|259||Richard King||Chairman, Oyster Partners Ltd||More Details||
Richard King is Chairman of Oyster Partners Ltd, the London based website design company whose clients include Mercedes-Benz, BT and Orange.
|260||Brian Kingham||Founder and Chairman, Reliance Security Group plc||More Details||
Brian Kingham is the founder and Chairman of Reliance Security Group plc. With over 12,000 employees, the company is one of the UK's largest providers of contract security, electronic surveillance, facilities management and business process support services. He is a Member of the Court of Brunel University and a Trustee of the leading crime prevention charity, Crime Concern. He is a former national chairman of the Smaller Businesses Association and Member of the CBI Council.
|261||Simon Kirby||Managing Director, Thomas Crapper and Sons Ltd||More Details||
Simon Kirby is Managing Director of Thomas Crapper & Co Ltd, the Stratford-upon-Avon based bathroom fittings manufacturer.
|262||Guy Kirkwood||BPO.ITO Sales Director, Capgemini||More Details||
Guy Kirkwood is an advisor on sourcing; outsourcing, shared services, BPO and off shoring. A member of the Economic Competitiveness Forum, SharedXpertise and the European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management, his papers have been published world-wide.
|486||Andrew Knight||Chairman, J. Rothschild Capital Management Limited||More Details|
|264||Lord Laidlaw of Rothiemay||Founder, Institute for International Research||More Details||
Lord Laidlaw of Rothiemay is Chairman of the Institute for International Research, the world’s biggest conference organiser. Estimated to be worth £499 million by the Sunday Times Rich List, Irvine recently committed to give up to £20 million a year to charitable causes through a new foundation, with a special focus on helping disadvantaged children in Scotland.
|265||Professor Deepak Lal||Emeritus Professor of Political Economy, University College London||More Details||
Professor Deepak Lal is Emeritus Professor of Political Economy at University College London and James S. Coleman Professor of International Development Studies, University of California, Los Angeles. Professor Lal has served as an Economic Advisor to the World Bank and in an advisory capacity to the Governments of developing nations all over the world.
|266||Martin Landau||Director, European Hotels Corp Ltd||More Details||
Martin Landau is a Director of European Hotels Corporation Ltd. He is also a member of the Supervisory Board of a private pan European development corporation, Hofima B.V.
|267||Peter Lane||Managing Director, GRS Roadstone Ltd||More Details||
Peter Lane is Managing Director of GRS Roadstone Ltd, the Leicestershire based road surface materials suppliers.
|268||John Langham CBE||Founder and Chairman, Langham Industries Ltd||More Details||
John Langham is Chairman and Founder of Langham Industries Ltd; a Dorset based engineering and ports company. The company has an annual turnover of £28 million, employs 400 people and has received 5 Queen’s Awards for industry. He is Chairman of the CBI production Committee and a CBI Council member.
|269||David Lascelles||Co-Director and Joint Founder of the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation||More Details||
David Lascelles is co-director and joint founder of the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation. Before joining the CFSI in 1996, David was with the Financial Times where he held a number of senior positions including New York Correspondent, Banking Editor and Resources Editor.
|270||Ruth Lea||Non Executive Director & Economic Advisor, Arbuthnot Banking Group||More Details||
Ruth Lea is Non Executive Director and Economic Advisor to Arbuthnot Banking Group . Previously she was Director of the Centre for Policy Studies, Chief Economist at the Mitsubishi Bank, Economics Editor at ITN, Chief UK Economist at Lehman Brothers and Head of the Policy Unit at the Institute of Directors. She is also a Governor of the London School of Economics.
|271||John Lea||Managing Director, Morning Foods Ltd||More Details||
John Lea is Managing Director of Crewe based Morning Foods Ltd, a food manufacturer. The company employs 140 people and has an annual turnover of £60 million. He is also Chairman of HJ Lea Oakes Ltd, an agricultural and animal feed company with an annual turnover of £30 million and 90 employees.
|272||Sir David Lees||Chair, Bank of England Court of Directors||More Details||
Sir David Lees is Chair of the Bank of England Court of Directors. He previously was Chairman of Tate & Lyle plc & GKN plc. He is Deputy Chairman of Brambles plc and a former Director of the Bank of England.
|273||Howard Leigh||Managing Partner, Cavendish||More Details||
Howard Leigh is Managing Partner of Cavendish Corporate Finance Ltd, the business sale specialists. He is also Chairman of the Faculty of Corporate Finance at the Institute of Chartered Accountants. In 1986 he established Deloitte's Mergers and Acquisitions Group.
|274||Pru Leith||Restaurateur, Caterer, TV Cook, Broadcaster and Cookery Writer||More Details||
Prudence Margaret Leith OBE is the restaurateur of Leith’s, her famous Michelin starred restaurant. She founded Leith's School of Food and Wine. She has been a cookery editor and food columnist. She currently holds non-executive directorships at Whitbread plc and Woolworths Group plc. She chairs The Hoxton Apprentice, 3Es Enterprises, and is Chair of the Board of Governors of Ashridge Management College. She has written many cookery books, including Leith's Cookery Bible.
|276||Hugh Lenon||Managing Partner, Phoenix Equity Partners||More Details||
Hugh Lenon is Managing Partner and co-founder of Phoenix Equity Partners, the independent private equity investment business managing over £550 million. Previously he was with Touche Ross & Co. He is also a director of Palletways, a freight logistics business with activities across Europe.
|277||Graeme Lewis||Chairman, Hi-Gear Leisure plc||More Details||
Graeme Lewis is Chairman of Hi-Gear Leisure plc, the Brentford based distributors of outdoor accessories. The company employs 60 people and has an annual turnover of £20 million.
|278||Peter Linacre||Managing Director, Massive Ltd||More Details||
Peter Linacre is Managing Director of Massive Ltd, the Middlesex based pub group with 40 premises in and around London.
|279||Kevin Linfoot||Founder, K W Linfoot plc||More Details||Kevin Linfoot is Founder of K W Linfoot plc, the builders and property sellers named Yorkshire Residential Developer of the Year in 2004.|
|280||Philip Ling||Managing Director, Asia Pacific, LaSalle Investment Management||More Details||Philip Ling is Managing Director of Asia Pacific for LaSalle Investment Management|
|281||Marcus Loudon||Co-founder, Lawton Cross Ltd||More Details||Marcus Loudon is co-founder of Lawton Cross Ltd, an apple-based organic drinks company in Herefordshire.|
|282||Rupert Lowe||Former Chairman, Southampton Leisure Holdings Ltd||More Details||Rupert Lowe is the former Chairman of Southampton Leisure Holdings Ltd, owners of Southampton FC. Under his tenure the group’s turnover has increased by over £30 million in five years. Previously he worked for Deutsche Bank and Morgan Grenfell.|
|283||Dr Gerard Lyons||Chief Economist, Standard Chartered plc||More Details||Dr Gerard Lyons is Chief Economist and Head of Global Research at the Standard Chartered Bank. The company employs 30,000 people in over 50 countries and is in the top 25 FTSE-100 companies.|
|284||Paddy MacGregor||Head of Marketing and Communications, Mayer Brown International LLP||More Details||
Paddy MacGregor is Head of Marketing & Communications, Mayer Brown International LLP. Previously he was Head of Corporate Communications for Cargill and Communications Director for Royal Caribbean Cruise Line (RCCL).
|285||Neil MacKinnon||Strategic Adviser, VTB Capital||More Details||
Neil MacKinnon is a Strategic Adviser at VTB Capital. He began his career as an economist with HM Treasury in London and subsequently worked as Chief Currency Strategist for Citibank and Senior Advisor to the ECU Group.
|286||Alastair MacMillan||Director, White House Products Ltd||More Details||
Alaistair MacMillan was one of the founders of White House Products Limited in 1984. White House Products stocks the largest range of hydraulic pumps in the world, exporting almost 50 per cent of its turnover to all four corners of the world.
|287||William MacNair BA Mphil FRSA||Managing Director, Black Isle Communications Ltd||More Details||
William MacNair is Managing Director of Edinburgh based, Black Isle Communications Ltd, a global communications training consultancy.
|288||Lilian Mains||Founder, Zodiac Training Ltd||More Details||
Lilian Mains is Founder of Zodiac Training Ltd, a Gateshead based training, education and recruitment firm. The company employs 90 people and has an annual turnover of £2.2 million.
|289||Philippe Manet||Managing Partner, Artha Finance SA||More Details||
Philippe Manet is managing partner of Swiss asset management firm Artha Finance SA
|290||Demetri Marchessini||Chairman, Marchessini and Co Ltd||More Details||
Demitri Marchessini is Chairman of Marchessini & Co Ltd.
|292||Sir Peter Marshall||Chairman, Joint Commonwealth Societies' Council||More Details||
Sir Peter is currently the Chairman of the Joint Commonwealth Societies' Council. As well as his military service Sir Peter was a UK Representative on the Economic and Social Council of the UN from 1973 to 1975. He then went on to become Ambassado and the UK Permanent Representative to the Office of the UN and other International Organisations in Geneva. From 1983-1988 Sir Peter was the Deputy Commonwealth Secretary General (Economic). From 1990 to 1994 he was the President of Queen Elizabeth House, Oxford. Sir Peter is an Honorary Fellow of the University of Westminster and has been lecturing at the Diplomatic Academy of London since 1989.
|291||Tim Martin||Chairman and founder, JD Weatherspoon plc||More Details||
Tim Martin is Chairman and founder of JD Wetherspoon plc. The company has a turnover of over £785 million and operates 643 pubs employing over 18,000 people across Britain.
|293||Ivan Massow||Founder, Ivan Massow Financial Services Ltd||More Details|
|294||Paul Mawdsley||Founder and Managing Director, The Mawdsley Consultancy||More Details||
Paul Mawdsley is Founder and Managing Director of The Mawdsley Consultancy Ltd, a Chorley based recruitment firm. He is also Chairman of The Recruitment Society and a Fellow of the IoD.
|296||John McCall||Non Executive Chairman, The Alumasc Group plc||More Details||
John McCall is Non Executive Chairman of The Alumasc Group plc. After being called to the Bar in 1968, he spent his early career with Consolidated Gold Fields plc, gaining extensive international experience in the fields of mining and construction materials.
|297||Jack McClenaghan||Managing Director, Phoenix Merchants Ltd||More Details||
Jack McClenaghan is Managing Director of Phoenix Merchants Ltd based in County Down. The company has a turnover of £6 million.
|298||Kiki McDonough||Founder, Kiki McDonough||More Details||
Kiki McDonough is internationally recognised for changing the face of the fine jewellery business. By her pioneering the use of coloured semi-precious stones in 18ct gold her jewellery is wearable and versatile. She has been in business for 20 years and has a shop in London at 77 Walton Street SW3.
|299||Charles McLeod||Founder and Chief Executive, The 4Less Group plc||More Details||
Charles McLeod is founder and Chief Executive of The 4Less Group plc, a London based financial services group with a 2004 turnover of £319 million.
|300||Sir Kit McMahon||Former Deputy Governor, Bank of England||More Details||
After his early years as a Treasury civil servant and an academic at Oxford, Kit McMahon spent twenty-one years at the Bank of England, the last five as a Deputy Governor. He was then between 1986 and 1991 Chairman and Chief Executive of Midland Bank. Since 1991 he has bee a non-executive director of a number of public companies.
|301||Nigel McNair Scott||Chairman, Avocet Mining plc||More Details||
Nigel McNair Scott is Finance Director of Helical Bar plc, the property development company. He is a former Chairman of Avocet Mining plc and former director of Johnson Matthey plc.
|302||Nick Medlam||Managing Director, Safetell International Ltd||More Details||
Nick Medlam is Managing Director of Safetell International Ltd, a security equipment company based in Kent. The company employs 60 people and has an annual turnover of £6 million.
|303||John Melbourn CBE||Director, Gulf International Bank Ltd||More Details||
John Melbourne CBE is a Director of Gulf International. He is a former Deputy Group Chief Executive of National Westminster Bank plc.
|487||Tim Melville Ross||Chairman, HEFCE Board||More Details|
|304||Tim Melville-Ross||Chairman and Non Executive Director, DTZ Holdings plc||More Details||
Tim Melville-Ross is Chairman and Non Executive Director of DTZ Holdings plc, the international property advisor operating from 30 countries worldwide. The company handles over £2 billion in investment capital and over £25 billion in property valuations every year. Previously he was Chief Executive of the Nationwide Building Society and Director General of the Institute of Directors. He is also Chairman of Manganese Bronze Holdings plc.
|305||Daniel Mendoza||Founding Partner, Ereira Mendoza||More Details||
Founding Partner, Ereira Mendoza
|306||Sir Peter Michael CBE||Founder, Classic FM||More Details||
Sir Peter Michael is the Founder of Classic FM, the world’s most commercially successful classical music radio station. Before moving into media, Sir Peter started a string of world leading high-tech businesses, including Quantel and Databasix Ltd. He is Chairman of The Sculpture Company and founded the Sir Peter and Lady Michael Foundation for the Arts. He is also Chairman of the Pelican Cancer Foundation.
|307||Antony Michaelson||Managing Director, Musical Fidelity||More Details||
Antony Michaelson is Managing Director of Musical Fidelity, the specialist music equipment manufacturers based in Wembley, London.
|308||Edgar Miller||Founder and Managing Director, Palladian Ltd||More Details||
Edgar Miller is Founder and Managing Director of Palladian Ltd. Previously he was with McKinsey & Company.
|309||Michael Miller||Chairman, Harris & Sheldon Group Ltd||More Details||
Michael Miller is Chairman of the Harris & Sheldon Group Ltd which has wide-ranging interests including automotive component manufacturing and fishing tackle manufacturing. The company is based near Coventry.
|310||John Mills||Founder and Chairman, John Mills Ltd (JML)||More Details||
John Mills is Founder and Chairman of John Mills Limited (JML), an import-export and distribution company, with trading relations in much of the world. He is a former Labour Party Councillor in the London Borough of Camden, Secretary of the Labour Euro-Safeguards Campaign since 1975 and Secretary of the Labour Economic Policy Group since 1985. He is also a Committee member of the Economic Research Council since 1997 and has published several books on economics.
|311||Lady Montagu||Director, Beaulieu Enterprises Ltd||More Details||
Director of Beaulieu Enterprises Ltd
|312||Lorna Moran MBE||CEO, NRG Group||More Details||
Lorna Moran is CEO of NRG Group, a Newcastle based recruitment company. With 140 employees the company’s turnover is around £22 million.
|313||Peter Morgan||Non Executive Director, Strategic Thought plc||More Details||
Peter Morgan is Non Executive Director of Strategic Thought plc. Previously Director General of the Institute of Directors, he is also author of the book ‘Alarming Drum – Britain’s European Dilemma’ which calls for Britain to reform the EU and exposes the threat to the UK by the EU on its present course.
|314||Sir Douglas Morpeth||Former Chairman, Clerical Medical Life Assurances||More Details||
Sir Douglas Morpeth is former Chairman of the Clerical Medical Investment Group Ltd, now a subsidiary of HBOS plc. He is also former President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
|315||Richard Morriss||Managing Director, Marmet Ltd||More Details||
Richard Morriss is Managing Director of Toyway, a Letchworth Garden City toy distribution company. Annual turnover is £2 million.
|316||James Morton||Investment Director, European American Securities||More Details||
James Morton is the Director of Investments for European American Securities Inc, the investment banking boutique. He is also the author of several investment advice books including 'Investing with the Grand Masters' and 'Investing with the Young Guns'.
|317||Raymond Mould||Chairman, Pillar Property plc||More Details||
Raymond Mould is Chairman of Pillar Property plc, the leading property company and specialist asset managers. The company has some £2.8 billion of funds under management.
|318||Philip Mould||Director, Philip Mould Ltd||More Details||
Director, Philip Mould Ltd
|319||Simon Mountford||Managing Partner, Simon Mountford Communications||More Details||
Simon Mountford, a former Business Editor of the Yorkshire Post, founded in 1994, SMC a financial and corporate PR consultancy.
|320||Simon Murray||Founder and Executive Chairman, Simon Murray & Associates||More Details||
Simon Murray is Founder and Executive Chairman of Simon Murray & Associates having previously been with Jardine Matheson, Deutsche Bank and Hutchinson Whampoa. In 2003 became the oldest man to have ever trekked to the South Pole.
|321||Robert Neame CBE DL||Chairman, Shepherd Neame Ltd||More Details||
Robert Neame CBE DL is Chairman of Shepherd Neame Ltd, the independent Kent brewers with a 2004 turnover of £90 million.
|322||Simon Newman||Chairman, Armchair Passenger Company Ltd||More Details||
Simon Newman is Chairman of Armchair Passenger Transport, the tour coaches company based in Brentford. The company also runs nine bus routes in West London. He is a past President of the Confederation of Passenger Transport and was a member of the London Transport Board.
|323||Anthony Nissen||Managing Director, The Virtual Office Group||More Details||
Anthony Nissen is Managing Director of The Virtual Office Group, the UK’s leading providers of virtual office space and facilities in London.
|324||Sir John Nott||Former Chairman, Hillsdown Holdings plc||More Details||
Sir John Nott KCB is former Chairman of Hillsdown Holdings plc, the worldwide groceries suppliers with 40,000 employees in 20 countries and a 1995 turnover of nearly £5 billion. He was also Chairman and Chief Executive of Lazard Brothers.
|325||Stephens Obomese||Managing Director, The Leber-Lebe House Ltd||More Details||
Stephens Obomese is Managing Director of The Leber-Lebe House Ltd, a media services and publishing company based in London.
|449||Hamish Ogston CBE||Founder & Non-Executive Director, CPP GroupPlc||More Details||
Hamish Ogston founded the CPP Group in 1980, before becoming Non-Executive Chairman in 1999. Hamish continues to contribute to the Group's strategic thinking as a Non-Executive Director and acts in an ambassadorial role helping to introduce CPP to industry organisations and other influential stakeholders. He was awarded a CBE in the 2011 New Year Honours for his services to business and to the community in York. Hamish is a noted philanthropist involved in many projects on a local and international level. Most recently, he has been working on the development of Europe’s largest brownfield site, York Central, to bring employment and wealth creation to the north of England.
|326||Richard Oldfield||Chief Executive, Oldfield Partners LLP||More Details||
Richard Oldfield is Chief Executive of Oldfield Partners LLP. He is also Chairman of Keystone Investment Trust plc and formerly with Merill Lynch UK Investment Trust plc.
|327||Matthew Orr||Co-founder of Killik & Co||More Details||
Matthew Orr is the joint founder and CEO of Killik & Co, an independent firm of private client stockbrokers. The firm currently advises about 30,000 private clients and has over £1.5 billion assets under management.
|329||Gordon Owen||Former Group Managing Director, Cable & Wireless||More Details||
Gordon Owen CBE is Chairman of NXT plc, the Cambridgeshire based audio technology company. Previously he was Group Managing Director of Cable and Wireless plc and Chairman of Energis plc.
|448||Kevin Pakenham||Co-Founder, Pakenham Partners Limited||More Details||
Kevin has had a long career in banking and asset management and has held senior management positions in the global asset management industry in London over many years. Prior to starting Pakenham Partners, Kevin worked for Putnam Lovell, and was CEO of John Govett & Co and AIB Asset Management. Amongst his other former positions, he has been the Managing Director of F&C Management, Group Economist at American Express Bank, Director at Ivory & Sime and Senior Economist at Rothschild Intercontinental Bank. He has served on a wide variety of investment boards in Europe, the US and Asia Pacific. He holds an MA and a BPhil from Oxford University.
|330||David Palmer||Former Chief Executive and Chairman, Willis, Faber & Dumas||More Details||
David Palmer DL is former Chief Executive and Chairman of Willis Faber & Dumas, the risk management company. He was also President of the Insurance Institute of London and Chairman of the British Insurance and Investment Brokers’ Association.
|331||Richard Patient||Managing Director, Indigo Public Relations||More Details||
Richard Patient is founder and Managing Director of Indigo Public Affairs, a property communications company employing 30 people and specialising in major regeneration project throughout the UK.
|332||Louise Patten||Chairman, Brixton plc||More Details||
Louise Patten is currently Chairman and a non-executive director of Brixton plc, an industrial and warehouse property company. She is a non-executive director of Great Universal Stores plc and Somerfield plc. Louise began her career at Citibank and remained in financial services until 1993, when she joined Bain & Co as partner. She has previously worked for the Hilton Group plc and is a member of the Remuneration and Nominations Committee.
|333||Michael Pawley||Director, Proficio Solutions Ltd||More Details||
Michael Pawley is Managing Director of Proficio Solutions Ltd, an Andover based business services company. He is also Regional Chairman (South), and a non-Executive Director, of the IoD.
|334||Prof Sir Alan Peacock||Co-Founder, David Hume Institute||More Details||
Professor Sir Alan Peacock is Co-Founder of the David Hume Institute in Edinburgh. He was an economic advisor to the Secretary of State for Scotland, 1987-91, and chief economic advisor to the DTI, 1973-76. He is currently a research professor of public finance at Herriot Watt University.
|335||David Peake||Former Chairman of the Kleinwort Benson Group||More Details||
David Peake was chairman of the Kleinwort Benson Group from 1988-93 after a career there of some 30 years. He was chairman of the Hargreaves Group from 1974-86 and a director of the M&G Group from 1979-87. From 1998-2004 he was a director of BNP Paribas SA in Paris.
|336||John Phillips CBE||Chairman, Reliance Barker Davies Ltd||More Details||
John Phillips CBE is Chairman of Reliance Barker Davies Ltd, a Cardiff based mine safety equipment manufacturer.
|337||Sir Michael Pickard||Former Deputy Chairman, London First||More Details||
Sir Michael Pickard is Former Deputy Chairman of London First. He is also former Managing Director of Trusthouse Forte and a former Chairman of Happy Eater and Imperial Brewing & Leisure Ltd. He was also Chairman of the London Docklands Development Corporation and The Housing Forum.
|338||Sir Desmond Pitcher||Former Chairman, United Utilities plc||More Details||
Sir Desmond Pitcher is Former Chairman of United Utilities plc, the water and electricity suppliers for the North West of England. The company employs 17,000 people and is listed on the FTSE-100 and had a turnover in 2004 of over £1.1 billion. He is also a former Chairman and Chief Executive of the Littlewoods Organisation and is Vice-President of the Royal Liverpool Children’s Hospital.
|339||John Pittard||Former Group Managing Director, Pittards plc||More Details||
John Pittard is former Group Managing Director of Pittards plc, the leather goods manufacturer based in Yeovil, Leeds and Dumfriesshire. He is now Director of SATRA Technology Centre, the leading consumer goods research and technology organisation with more than 1,500 member companies in over 70 countries.
|340||Michael Plaut||Managing Director, Northmace Hendon Ltd||More Details||
Michael Plaut is Managing Director of Northmace Hendon Ltd, manufacturers and suppliers of hotel products around the world.
|342||Mike Price||Chairman, Castle Composite Doors Ltd||More Details||
Mike Price is Chairman of Castle Composite Doors Ltd a Coventry based composite door manufacturer.
|343||David Price||Former Chairman, F & C Management plc||More Details||
David Price is former Chairman of F & C Management plc, one of the top five investment companies on the LSE. In 2004 the company had £124.8 billion under management.
|346||Peter Prowting||Chairman, Prowting Investments plc||More Details||
Peter Prowting is Chairman of Prowting Investments plc a property development and investment company. It has an annual turnover of 3 million and has received numerous awards for quality building over many years.
|347||David Pusinelli||Senior Advisor, Cognetas||More Details||
David Pusinelli is Senior Advisor at Cognetas, a successful European mid-market private equity investor.
|348||William Pybus||Former Chairman, AAH Holdings||More Details||
William Pybus is former Chairman of AAH Holdings plc, the Lincoln-based specialist distribution and environmental services group. He is also a former Director of Cornhill Insurance plc.
|349||Christopher Quinton||Chairman, Quincom Ltd||More Details||
Christopher Quinton is Chairman of Quincom Ltd, a small innovation company. He was previously Chairman at Halarose Ltd.
|428||John R Wright||Non Executive Director, The Bank of Butterfield||More Details||John Wright is former Chief Executive and Director of Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks. He is also Chairman and Non Executive Director of a number of companies including the Bank of Butterfield, the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce and Touchglass Ltd.|
|350||Sean Ramsden||Founder and Chief Executive, Ramsden International||More Details||
Sean Ramsden is Founder and now Chief Executive of Ramsden International, a food export wholesaler to over 120 countries with a turnover of nearly £50 million. Winner of three Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in International Trade and National Winner of the Chamber Awards 2012 for Outstanding Business Achievement and Business of the Year. Sean is also a non-executive Director at Nisa Retail.
|351||Christopher Rea||Managing Director, AES Engineering Ltd||More Details||
Christopher Rea is Managing Director of Rotherham based AES Engineering Ltd, designers and manufacturers of mechanical seals. The company employs 770 people in 22 countries and has an annual turnover of £46.9 million. It has won six Queen’s Awards and now exports 75 per cent of its output to 64 countries worldwide.
|352||Neil Record||Founder and Chairman, Record Currency Management Ltd||More Details||
Neil Record is Founder and Chairman of Record Currency Management. Founded in 1983, it manages $22 billion of assets; over 60% of clients are in Europe and the US. Neil is a former economist at the Bank of England and with Mars Inc. He is a visiting lecturer at Cambridge University.
|353||Gavin Reed||Director, Broadgate Management Services Ltd||More Details||
Gavin Reed is Director Broadgate Management Services. Previously he was Vice Chairman of Scottish & Newcastle plc and Chairman of John Menzies plc. He is also Chairman of Harmney Education Trust Ltd.
|355||Lord Remnant CVO||Former Chairman, National Provident Institution||More Details||
Lord Remnant CVO is former Chairman of National Provident Institution (now AMP/NPI), the insurance group. He is a former Director of the Bank of Scotland and a former President of the National Council of YMCAs.
|356||Nigel Rich CBE||Chairman, Segro||More Details||
Nigel Rich CBE is Chairman of Segro, a commercial property investment and development company . He is also Chairman of Exel plc, a Global Logistics company. Previously he was Managing Director of Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited, and more recently Director of Sutherland Corporate Services.
|226||C Richard Jackson MBE||Executive Director, United Health||More Details||Richard Jackson MBE is Executive Director of United Health. He is also Chairman of the Development Forum of Prince’s Trust in Yorkshire and the Humber.Previously he was Chairman of Mercedes-Benz, North Yorkshire.|
|357||Martin Ricketts CBE||Professor, University of Buckingham||More Details||
Martin Ricketts is Professor of Economic Organisation and Dean of Humanities at the University of Buckingham. He has published books and papers on energy economics, public finance, regulatory economics, the theory of the firm and corporate governance. He is a Managing Trustee and Chairman of the Academic Advisory Council of the Institute of Economic Affairs.
|484||Peter Rigg||Chairman, Polarcus Limited||More Details|
|358||Sir John Ritblat||Honorary President, British Land Company plc||More Details||
Sir John is Honorary President, and former CEO and Chairman of the British Land Company plc, one of the largest property development and investment companies in the United Kingdom.
|359||Peter Rivers-Fletcher||Managing Director, Watsonian-Squire Group plc||More Details||
Peter Rivers-Fletcher is Managing Director of Watsonian-Squire Group, a Gloucestershire based motorcycle distribution and manufacturing company employing 25 people. Turnover in 2004 was £3.5 million.
|360||Graham Roach||Founder, Roach Foods Division, Tulip Ltd||More Details||
Graham Roach is Founder of Roach Foods. When the company merged with Tulip Ltd, he became Vice-Chairman of the Roach Foods Division.
|361||John Robins||Former Chairman, Austin Reed Group plc||More Details||
John Robins is former Chairman of the Austin Reed Group plc, the clothing company with 300 stores throughout the UK and further worldwide concerns.
|362||Peter Robinson||Chairman, Frederic Robinson Ltd||More Details||
Peter Robinson is Chairman of Frederic Robinson Ltd, the Stockport brewery. The company has 400 pubs mainly in southern Manchester and Cheshire.
|363||Clive Rook||Managing Director, Rook Matthews Sayer Property||More Details||
Clive Rook is Managing Director of Rook Matthew Sayer, a Durham based chartered surveyors and estate agents with 20 branches region-wide. The company employs 130 people and has an annual turnover of £5.5 million.
|364||Philippa Rose||Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Rose Partnership||More Details||
Philippa Rose is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Rose Partnership, a financial services search firm covering the European markets. In 2000 the company won the Economist Intelligence Unit award for the best overall financial services executive search firm in Europe.
|365||Sir Stuart Rose||Former Chairman, Marks and Spencer plc||More Details||
Sir Stuart Rose is the former Chairman of Marks & Spencer plc. Previously he was Chief Executive of Marks & Spencer, Argos plc and Booker plc.
|366||Raj Ruia||Director, Ruia Group||More Details||
Raj Ruia is Director of the Ruia Group, the Bolton based textile company that employs 450 people and has a 2004 turnover of £54 million. He is also Chair of the Bolton Strategic Economic Partnership.
|367||Lord Saatchi||Co-founder & Partner, M&C Saatchi||More Details||
Lord Saatchi co-founded Saatchi & Saatchi in 1970 and is now a partner in M&C Saatchi. He is a Governor of the London School of Economics and is a Director of the Centre for Policy Studies. He was elevated to the peerage in 1996 and served as Shadow Minister for the Treasury and the Cabinet Office in the House of Lords between 1999 and 2003. From 2003 to 2005 he was Co-Chairman of the Conservative Party.
|368||John Sadler||Former Chairman, Pearl Group plc||More Details||
John Sadler CBE is formerly Chairman of Pearl Group PLC, Argent Group PLC, Alexon Group PLC and WRC plc. He was also Deputy Chairman of John Lewis Partnership plc and member of Monopolies and Mergers Commission.
|341||Lord Sainsbury of Preston Candover||President, J Sainsbury plc||More Details||
Lord Sainsbury of Preston Candover, KG, is President of J Sainsbury plc, which employs 147,500 people across the UK. He was Chairman and CEO from 1969-92. A well known patron of the arts, Lord Sainsbury is a former Chairman of the Royal Opera House and served on the President’s Committee of the CBI.
|369||David Salisbury||Chief Executive Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd||More Details||
Chief Executive Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd
|370||Nicholas Sallnow-Smith||Independent Non Executive Director, Wynn Macau||More Details||
Nicholas Sallnow-Smith is Independent Non Executive Director of Wynn Macau. Previously he was Chief Executive of Hongkong Land Limited and Chairman of The Link Management Limited.
|371||Jim Sander||Chairman, Precision Concepts Ltd||More Details||
Chairman, Precision Concepts Ltd
|372||Paddy Scott||Former Managing Director, Pimm's Limited||More Details||
Paddy Scott is Director of Scotland's Gardens Scheme and Managing Proprietor of Reach for Success. He was formerly Managing Director of Dormeuil and Pimm's Limited.
|373||Malcolm Scott||Managing Director, Dunalastair Estates||More Details||
Malcolm Scott is Managing Director of Dunalastair Estates the Edinburgh based property development company. He is also Honorary Consul for Pakistan in Scotland.
|374||Patrick Scott||Director, The Ormiston Partnership||More Details||
Patrick Scott is Director of the Ormiston Partnership; an East Lothian based corporate advisory service. He is a former Managing Director of Pimm’s Ltd.
|375||David Sedgley||Chairman, Roadlink International Ltd||More Details||
David Sedgley is Chairman of Wolverhampton based Roadlink International Ltd, a commercial vehicle components distributor. The company employs 50 people and has a turnover of £5.9 million.
|376||Jane Sheldon||Managing Director, Mawsley Machinery||More Details||
Jane Sheldon is Managing Director of Mawsley Machinery Ltd, a Northamptonshire based construction company. The company has a turnover of £13 million and employs 30 people.
|377||Lord Sheppard of Didgemere||Chairman, Didgemere Consultants||More Details||
Lord Sheppard of Didgemere is Chairman of Didgemere Consultants Ltd and of the Unipart Group of Companies, the leading automotive parts company with annual sales of £1.064 billion. He is also Chairman of London First and Chancellor of the University of Middlesex. He is a former Chairman of Grand Metropolitan plc.
|378||Graham Sherren||Chairman, Centaur Media||More Details||
Graham Sherren, Chairman of Centaur Media, has been running his own publishing company for 44 of his 69 years. Centaur Media has grown over this time to include over 30 publications, 23 exhibitions, 70 conferences, 25 events, and over 40 Websites and has more than 750 employees.
|379||Geoffrey Simon||Chairman, John Broadwood and Sons Ltd||More Details||
Geoffrey Simon is Chairman of John Broadwood & Sons Ltd. He is also Chairman of Wellington Market Company plc.
|380||Hugh Sloane||Chairman, Sloane Robinson LLP||More Details||
Hugh Sloane co-founded Sloane Robinson in December 1993 and has been the CEO and manager of the International and Japan portfolios since the inception of the firm. Hugh began his investment career at GT Management in 1979, where he worked initially in Hong Kong as an economist for the Asian Region. In 1986 he became Investment Director of GT Japan, responsible for Japanese equity portfolio’s, and chaired the Asian regional investment committee. In 1991 he moved to London to become GT’s CIO for Europe.
|381||Clive Snell||Managing Director, Trigate Holdings Ltd||More Details||
Clive Snell is Managing Director of trigate Holdings Ltd. He is also Managing Director of Kildoward (Factors) Ltd, a Ross-on-Wye based supplier of concrete machinery. Turnover in 2004 was £3 million.
|382||Peter Spira||Chairman of the Advisory Board, AGI Corporate Finance Ltd||More Details||
Peter Spira is Chairman of the Advisory Board for AGI Corporate Finance Ltd. He is former Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs International, SG Warburg & Co and County Natwest and former Director of Sotheby's and Societe Generale de Surveillance.
|383||Sir James Spooner||Former Director, John Swire and Sons||More Details||
Sir James Spooner is a former Director of John Swire & Sons. He is also a former Director of J Sainsbury plc and Barclays Bank.
|384||James Staughton||Managing Director, St Austell Brewery Co Ltd||More Details||
James Staughton is Managing Director of Cornwall’s St Austell Brewery Co Ltd. The company employs 1,000 people and has an annual turnover of £80 million.
|385||Michael Stoddart||Senior Advisor, Fleming Family and Partners||More Details||
Michael Stoddart was Chief Executive and Chairman of Electra Investment Trust plc. He is now a senior advisor to Fleming Family and Partners.
|386||Michael Stone||Former Chairman, Gamma Telecommunications Ltd||More Details||
Michael Stone is Former Chairman of Berkshire based Gamma Telecommunications Ltd. He is a former Chairman of ED & F Man (Holdings) plc. He is also a former Chairman of the Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery Foundation.
|488||Richard Storey||Global Chief Strategy Officer, M&C Saatchi||More Details|
|387||Sir Richard Storey Bt CBE||Advisor, Soditic Group||More Details||
Sir Richard Storey is and Advisor for the Soditic Group. Previosuly he was Chairman and/or Director of Portsmouth & Sunderland Newspapers plc, One Stop Community Stores, Reuters plc, The Press Association, eFinancialnews, Foreign & Colonial Smaller Companies plc, Fleming Mid Cap Investment Trust plc and Sunderland PLC.
|388||Peter Stormonth Darling||Chairman, Atlas Capital Group SA||More Details||
Peter Stormonth Darling is Chairman of Atlas Capital Group Holdings SA, the asset management company with £2.25 billion under management. He is a former Vice Chairman of SG Warburg Group and former Chairman of Mercury Asset Management Group.
|389||Sir Peter Stothard||Editor of the Times Literary Supplement||More Details||
Sir Peter Stothard is Editor of the TLS, the international journal of books and ideas, and from 1992-2002 was Editor of The Times. He writes for British and American newspapers on politics and literature, ancient and modern.
|390||John Sunley||Chairman, Sunley Holdings Plc||More Details||
John Sunley is Chairman of Sunley Holdings plc, the London and Sussex based property company. Turnover in 2003 was £56.5 million.
|391||Richard Tanner||Chairman, Tanners Wines Ltd||More Details||
Richard Tanner is Chairman of Shrewsbury based Tanners Wines Ltd. The company voted Central England Wine Merchant of the Year ten times, employs 99 people and has an annual turnover of £15 million.
|392||Michael Taylor||Former Financial Director of Gresham Scientific Instruments Ltd||More Details|
|393||Brian Tew||Partner, Simon Smith Group||More Details||
Brian Tew is Partner of Simon Smith Group, a Gloucester based petrol filling station group with six forecourts around the area.
|394||Richard Tice||Deputy Chief Executive Officer, CLS Holdings plc||More Details||
Richard Tice is Deputy Chief Executive Officer of CLS Holdings plc. He is joint founder & former director of Maxcap Partners, which also being a consultant to the Sunley Group where he was previously Joint Chief Executive.
|395||Robert Tomkinson||Former Chairman, Pittards Plc||More Details||
Robert Tomkinson is former Chairman of Pittards plc, the Yeovil based leather manufacturers.
|396||James Tonner||Proprietor, JETechnics||More Details||
James Tonner is former President of Fidelity International Investments and founding partner of T.T. International Investments. He is now proprietor of JETechnics.
|397||Richard Topham||Director, Charles Topham Group Ltd||More Details||
Richard Topham is Director of Charles Topham Group Ltd; a Bolton based development and construction company employing over 60 people. Annual turnover is over £45 million.
|398||Peregrine Towneley||Partner, Jardine Lloyd Thompson Ltd||More Details||
Peregrine Towneley is a Partner at Jardine Lloyd Thompson Ltd. Previously he was executive Committee Member of Agnew Higgins Pickering & Co.
|399||Tony Travis||Former Chairman and Chief Executive, Travis Perkins Plc||More Details||
Tony Travis is a former Chairman and Chief Executive of Travis Perkins Plc, retiring in 2001. More recently he has become a Governor of the Royal Academy of Music and Chairman of the UK trustees of the French business school ESCP-EAP.
|400||Viscount Trenchard||Director General; European Fund & Asset Management Association, Prudential Financial Ltd||More Details||
Viscount Trenchard is the Director General; European Fund & Asset Management Association for Prudential Financial Inc, which had sales in 2004 of £16 billion and employs over 39,000 people. He is also a former Deputy Chairman of Kleinwort Benson International Inc.
|401||Hugh Trevor-Jones||Chairman, Lowe and Fletcher Ltd||More Details||
Hugh Trevor-Jones is Chairman of Lowe & Fletcher Ltd, a Shropshire based lock manufacturer. The company employs 700 people and has an annual turnover of £34 million.
|402||Sir Neville Trotter||Chairman, British-American Chamber of Commerce North East||More Details||
Sir Neville Trotter is Chairman of the British-American Chamber of Commerce North East. He is also President of Northern Defence Industries Ltd.
|403||Andrew Tuckey||Chairman, Quayle Munro Holdings PLC.||More Details||
Andrew Tuckey is Chairman of Quayle Munro Holdings PLC. Previously he was Director and Senior Advisor to Bridgewell Group Ltd and Deputy Chairman of Barings Group.
|405||Derek Tughan||Chairman, Ralborough Securities Ltd||More Details||
Derek Tughan is Chairman of Belfast based Ralborough Securities Ltd.
|404||Colin Turfus||Risk Manager, Commerzbank||More Details||
Colin Turufs is a Risk Manager with Commerzbank.
|406||Simon Turnbull||Chairman, Turnbull Scott and Co Ltd||More Details||
Simon Turnbull is Chairman of Turnbull Scott & Co Ltd, a security and investment company based in Aldershot. The company employs 60 people and has a turnover of £6 million. He is also a Trustee of Surrey Clubs for Young People.
|408||Rod Turner||Chairman of Whale Tankers Limited||More Details||
Rod turner is Chairman of Whale Tankers Limited. Whale manufactures waste and jetting tankers in Solihull, has a turnover of £20 million and employs 190 people. Previous jobs include Finance Director at Landrover.
|407||Neil Turner OBE||Former Chairman, Edward Turner and Sons Ltd||More Details||
Neil Turner is Former Chairman of Edward Turner & Son Ltd, the Sheffield based engineering company with an annual turnover of £3.5 million and 50 employees. He is a member of the regional council (Yorkshire and Humber) of the CBI.
|409||Martin Vallance||Director, Vallectric Ltd||More Details||
Martin Vallance is Managing Director of Leeds based Vallances Ltd; an electrical retail company with 500 employees and an annual turnover of £50 million.
|410||John Varley||Group Chief Executive, Barclays plc||More Details||John Varley is Group Chief Executive of Barclays Plc, the major global financial services provider. He previously held the position of Barclays Deputy Chief Executive.|
|411||Lord Vinson of Roddam Dene||Former Director, British Airports Authority||More Details||
Lord Vinson of Roddam Dene is a former Director of the British Airports Authority. He is Vice President of the Institute of Economic Affairs, the free market think tank.
|412||Fred Vinton||Non Executive Director, Hochschild Mining plc||More Details||
Fred Vinton is Non Executive Director of Hochschild Mining, previously he served as Chairman for Electra Partners Ltd, Chief Executive of Quilvest Ltd and also spent 25 years with J.P. Morgan, where he was reponsible for the bank's business in Latin America.
|413||David von Simson||Non Executive Director, Aminex plc||More Details||
David von Simson is Non Executive Director of Aminex plc, he is also the co-founder and former Managing Director of Europa Partners Ltd. He was previously Chief Executive and Chairman of SBC Warburg France and Managing Director of Warburg Dillon Read.
|414||Charles Wade||Chairman, Wade Group Ltd||More Details||Charles Wade is Chairman of the Wade Group Ltd, the furniture manufacture and retail company. Employing 1,500 people, the company’s annual turnover is £100 million.|
|415||Hady Wakefield||Former Chairman, C.T.Bowring & Co Ltd||More Details||Hady Wakefield has retired from a career in the Insurance business. He was Chairman of C.T.Bowring & Co Ltd and Guy Carpenter & Co.Inc. (New York) from 1996 to 1999".|
|416||Max Ward||Managing Director, The Independent Investment Trust plc||More Details||Max Ward is Managing Director of The Independent Investment Trust plc.|
|417||Monima Wardle||Managing Director, City Analytics||More Details||Monima Wardle is Managing Director of City Analytics, a specialist City executive search firm. She is a former Vice President of JP Morgan in London and Hong Kong.|
|418||Nicholas Wheeler||Founder, Charles Tyrwhitt Shirts LLP||More Details||Nicholas Wheeler is the founder of Charles Tyrwhitt Shirts LLP, the London based mail order company with a turnover of £53 million.|
|489||Stuart Wheeler||Founder, IG Index||More Details|
|420||Michael Whitaker||Executive Director, Mitre Estates Ltd||More Details||Michael Whitaker is Executive Director of Yorkshire based Mitre Estates Ltd, a property development company. Annual turnover is £2 million. Michael is also Finance Director of Airedale Homes Project, providers of housing for mental health sufferers.|
|421||Bill Whiteley||Senior independent non-executive director, Renishaw||More Details||Bill Whiteley is Senior Independent non executive Director of Renishaw. Formerly he was CEO of Rotork Plc,.|
|422||Simon Whitmore||Former Chairman, Butcombe Brewery Ltd||More Details||Simon Whitmore is founder and former Chairman of Bristol based Butcombe Brewery Ltd. He is a former Managing Director of Courage Western.|
|423||Andrew Wiggin||Director of Warwick Wireless Ltd||More Details||Mr Andrew Wiggin is the Director of Warwick Wireless Ltd. Warwick Wireless Ltd Design & manufacture radio communication equipment. 40% of the company turnover is exported with around 15% to Europe.|
|424||John Wildgoose||Chairman, Wildgoose Construction Limited||More Details||
John Wildgoose is the Chairman of family-owned construction group, Wildgoose Construction Limited. The Derbyshire based firm has over 100 employees and an annual turnover in excess of £30m.
|426||Lord Wolfson of Aspley Guise||Chief Executive, Next plc||More Details||Lord Wolfson of Aspley Guise is Chief Executive of Next plc. He was raised to the peerage in 2010 and sits in the House of Lords for the Conservative Party|
|490||Lord Wolfson of Sunningdale||Chairman, Fibernet||More Details|
|425||Jeremy Woolridge CBE||Chairman & Managing Director, B E Wedge Holdings||More Details||Chairman & Managing Director, B E Wedge Holdings, the largest group of galvanising companies in the UK. Formerly Jeremy has been Chairman of the UK Galvanizers’ Association and President of the European General Galvanizers’ Association.|
|427||Colin Wright||Director, Colin Wright Associates||More Details||Colin Wright is Director at Colin Wright Associates ltd.|
|429||Stanislas Yassukovich CBE||Chairman, S M Yassukovich and Co Ltd||More Details||Stanislas Yassukovich CBE is Chairman of S M Yassukovich & Co Limited. He is also Deputy Chairman of ABC International Bank plc which has assets of over $2 billion. Previously he was Chairman of Merrill Lynch Europe, Chairman of the International Securities Markets Association and Deputy Chairman of the London Stock Exchange. He was also Managing Director of Eurobanking Co Ltd.|
|430||Martin Young||Chief Executive, Meyado International Ltd||More Details||Martin Young is the Owner and Chief Executive of Meyado International Ltd.|
|431||Lord Young of Graffham||Chairman and Founder, Young||More Details||Lord Young of Graffham is Chairman and founder of Young Associates Ltd. He was Secretary of State for Trade and Industry and President of the Board of Trade, 1987-1989. He is a Fomer President of the Institute of Directors. He is also a member of the Council of the Prince’s Trust.|