SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Alan has a strong financial background in consumer goods and retail, having held a number of senior finance positions at Unilever during a 30-year career, including Chief Audit Executive and Chief Financial Officer of the Global Foods Division. He was previously Chief Financial Officer and then a Non-Executive Director at food retailer Jerónimo Martins, SGPS, SA until April 2016.
Appointed Non-Executive Director in January 2021.
Member of the Audit Committee and the Succession & Nominations Committee.
President and Chair of the Board of the International Federation of Accountants and a member of the Board and Chair of the Audit Committee of the International Valuation Standards Council. Also a Non-Executive Director of William Grant & Sons Ltd.