Chairman since February 2020.
Before embarking on his adventures as a PLC Chairman, Greg enjoyed 30 years at the IBM Corporation. There he served, inter alia, as assistant to the Chairman, a member of the IBM Worldwide Management Council, Governor of the IBM Academy of Technology and Global General Manager for Industrial Sector. In that role he had P&L responsibility for a $12 billion unit representing about 15% of the Corporation’s revenues.
In his second career he has been Chairman of FTSE-listed companies Orchestream, SurfControl, Kofax, UBM, Computacenter, and Deputy Chairman of Informa.
Greg holds an MA in Natural Sciences from Churchill College, Cambridge, where he is a Fellow and member of the Development Board. Greg, together with his wife, Rosie, have established a charitable foundation aimed, inter alia, at supporting education for the less privileged. Through the foundation they have endowed Lock Bursaries at Churchill, aimed at supporting less financially advantaged state school pupils to pursue STEM subjects.