Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
Frank Nelson joined the Board in November 2013 and is the Senior Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee. He is a qualified accountant, and he has over 25 years of experience in the housebuilding, infrastructure and energy sectors and was Finance Director of the housebuilding and construction group Galliford Try plc from 2000 until 2012. He was also responsible for the Groups PFI/PPP activities. He was previously Finance Director of Try Group plc from 1987, leading the company through its flotation in 1989 and subsequent merger with Galliford. More recently, Frank was the Interim Chief Financial Officer of Lamprell, the Dubai-based offshore construction company, where he helped complete a complex refinancing before leaving in October 2013. He is presently the Senior Independent designate Director of HICL Infrastructure, a NED at Telford Homes plc and the Senior Independent Director with Eurocell plc.
Chairman of the Risk and Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee and the Nominations Committee.