Tim Wray - Chairman

Tim joined the company in 1971 and became Chairman in 1999.

A chartered surveyor, he was responsible for building our first overseas business in South Africa, where he lived for many years, and our subsequent expansion around the world. From his appointment to the Executive Board in 1994, he has seen turnover grow to more than £400m.

Tim chairs the Executive Board and Remuneration Committee and champions the Chairman’s Group, a staff network that encourages innovation and leadership.