Independent Non-Executive Chairman

Neil MacDonald

Committees

  • Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee
  • Member of the Nomination Committee
  • Member of the Remuneration Committee

Appointed

  • June 2013

Relevant strengths

  • M&A expertise
  • Growing businesses
  • Chartered accountant

Relevant experience

  • A Chartered Accountant with 25 years of experience in the oil and gas and engineering industries.
  • Former Group Finance Director of AES Engineering Limited the international mechanical seals manufacturer; and previously Group Finance Director of the international aerospace company, Firth Rixson.
  • Numerous non-executive roles in the public and private sector.

External commitments

  • Governor of Sheffield Hallam University, a private sector Board Member of the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership and a trustee of various charitable organisations.