Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
Mr. Alan S. Lewis serves as NonExecutive Chairman of the Board of the Company. Alan Lewis joined the Group in June 2009 as a NonExecutive Director and was appointed Chairman in January 2014. He is also on the supervisory board of Palico, a Paris and New Yorkbased information business for the private equity industry, and chairman of Amplan, a private property development and investment business. He is an advisory board member of Leaders Quest, a social enterprise that develops leaders from diverse backgrounds. After five years in manufacturing with RTZ and Black Decker he spent 30 years in the private equity industry, firstly with 3i, then from 1991 to 2011 with Bridgepoint, where he was a founding partner. Since 2011 he was an independent chairman of various companies including Leeds Bradford Airport and Porterbrook, a train leasing company. Alan is a graduate of the University of Liverpool and holds an MBA from Manchester Business School.
Chairman Since 2014 MBALewis is a graduate of Liverpool University and holds an MBA from Manchester Business School He is also a member of the advisory board of Leaders Quest, a global social enterprise committed to developing leadership skills in diverse communities.