Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
Mr. Neil Anthony Johnson, OBE, is NonExecutive Chairman of the Board of the Company, since 12 May 2016. Neil is currently Chairman of Synthomer plc and Motability Operations plc and Senior Independent Director of Business Growth Fund. He was formerly CEO of the RAC. He chaired telematics company Cybit PLC through IPO and ultimate sale to a US private equity house in 2010 and was chairman of e2v PLC until its takeover by Teledyne in 2016. After directing the European automotive interests of British Aerospace, he served a term as Director General of the Engineers Employers Federation and later set up a transatlantic trade and business promotion body, BritishAmerican Business, Inc. Following an early career in the Army, he began his business career with a series of roles within Lex Service Group, British Leyland, Jaguar and Land Rover. He was, until 2012, an Independent Member of the Metropolitan Policy Authority.
Age: 66 Chairman Since 2016