Search
Tate & Lyle

Board of directors

Click here for more information about Sir David Lees Click here for more information about Iain Ferguson CBE Click here for more information about Tim Lodge Click here for more information about Sir Peter Gershon Click here for more information about Richard Delbridge
Sir David Lees
Chairman
Iain Ferguson CBE
Chief Executive
Tim Lodge
Group Finance
Director
Sir Peter Gershon
Independent
non-executive
director and
Chairman-elect
Richard Delbridge
Senior Independent
Director
Click here for more information about Elisabeth Airey Click here for more information about Evert Henkes Click here for more information about Robert Walker Click here for more information about Dr Barry Zoumas Click here for more information about Robert Gibber
Elisabeth Airey
Independent
non-executive
director
Evert Henkes
Independent
non-executive
director
Robert Walker
Independent
non-executive
director
Dr Barry Zoumas
Independent
non-executive
director
Robert Gibber
Company Secretary
& General Counsel

Sir David Lees
Chairman

Joined the Board and was appointed Chairman in October 1998. Sir David joined GKN plc in 1970 and was appointed Group Finance Director in 1982, Group Managing Director in 1987 and then Chairman and Chief Executive in 1988 before becoming non-executive Chairman of GKN in 1997 until his retirement in May 2004. He served as a non-executive director of the Bank of England (1991-1999) and as Chairman of Courtaulds plc (1996-1998). Sir David is currently Deputy Chairman and Senior Independent Director of QinetiQ Group plc; a governor of the Royal Ballet School; a member of the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers and Chairman of the Court of the Bank of England. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and is a Deputy Lieutenant of the County of Shropshire. Aged 72.