Turner & Townsend is a company that has been built and is led by people who deeply understand the opportunities and challenges that face organisations today.

Executive board members 
Vincent Clancy

Vincent Clancy - Chief Executive Officer 

Vincent Clancy joined Turner & Townsend in 1989 and was appointed to the Executive Board in 2002. He has primary responsibility for managing our continuing rapid growth in global markets and has overseen the significant recent growth in the company’s turnover outside the UK.

Tom Harrison

Tom Harrison - Chief Operating Officer

Tom Harrison joined the company in 1974. He was appointed to the Executive Board in 1995, became Managing Director (International) in 1999, Managing Director (UK) in 2005 and Chief Operating Officer in 2008. He also has responsibility for key global sectors in natural resources and infrastructure.

Jon White

Jon White - Managing Director, UK

A Chartered Civil Engineer and Chartered Director with over 30 years’ experience in construction, Jon joined the company in 1997. He led our UK Project Management team before becoming Managing Director (Europe) in 2007, and was appointed to the Executive Board in May 2010. He became Managing Director, UK, in 2014.

Jeremy Lathom-Sharp

Jeremy Lathom-Sharp - Finance Director

A Chartered Accountant, Jeremy Lathom-Sharp was appointed to the Executive Board on joining as Finance Director in March 2000 after five years as Group Financial Controller with David Brown Group plc. He has played a key role in the transformation of the company’s financial and IT processes and systems.

Non-executive board members

Tim Wray

Tim Wray - Chairman

Tim Wray joined the company in 1971, and in 1982 established our first international office in South Africa. Between 1999 and 2011 as Senior Partner and Chairman, Tim was instrumental in driving the international growth of our business. Tim moved into a non-executive role in May last year.


Gordon Horsfield - Non Executive Director

Former Director of Operations at PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Gordon Horsfield served as Executive Chairman of what became Drax Group plc from 2002, and then as Non-Executive Chairman from 2006 until April 2008. Gordon was appointed to the Board as Turner & Townsend’s first Non-Executive Director in April 2008.