- Job title: Non Executive Director
After graduating with a first in Economics, Neil decided to qualify as an accountant, primarily to then be able to travel and work overseas.
Neil qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PwC in Leeds and then worked in Brazil for eight years. During this time he travelled extensively in Latin America.
Upon returning to the UK, Neil worked in a variety of sectors, from film distribution with Paramount and Universal, to logistics (with what is now DHL), eventually becoming CFO of Chloride Group plc, an international FTSE 250 precision electronics and back up power business (now Emerson Network Systems in the USA) .
Since the sale of Chloride, Neil has been a Non-Executive director of various companies in Pharmaceuticals, Industrial design and manufacturing and Technology sectors.
Neil played rugby for Leeds first XV and continues his interest in this and many other sports.