Appointed: June 16, 2010
Committee Chairmanship: Remuneration Committee
Committee membership: Nomination & Governance Committee
Skills & experience: Anne brings to the Board her extensive legal, commercial and remuneration experience. She held the position of Group Director, Human Resources at Centrica plc from 2002 to 2011 and was a member of the Centrica Executive Committee. Her extensive business career includes senior management roles at Shell UK, the position of Deputy Director-General of the Engineering Employers’ Federation and the position of Group Director Human Resources at Smiths Group plc. She is also a former Director of Northumbrian Water plc and SITA UK. Anne holds a Law degree, a postgraduate diploma in Human Resources and is a qualified lawyer. She is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development, the Royal Society of Arts and the London City and Guilds, and is a member of the Law Society of Scotland.
Key appointments: Tate & Lyle PLC (Non-Executive Director), ExlService Holdings, Inc. (Non-Executive Director), University of Aberdeen Court (Non-Executive Director) and University of Aberdeen Development Trust (Vice Chairman and Trustee).