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Simon Boddie

Chief Financial Officer

Simon Boddie
Position Chief Financial Officer
Nationality British
Tenure* Appointed as Chief Financial Officer on 4 July 2016
Committees Member of Disclosure Committee

Key skills and experience

  • Strong financial expertise within an international emerging markets and digital context
  • Wealth of finance experience in large listed multinationals

External appointments

Non-Executive Director and chair of the Audit Committee of PageGroup plc, a specialist recruitment company. Previously Group Finance Director at Electrocomponents plc. Formerly worked for Diageo, where he held a variety of senior finance positions, Hill Samuel Bank and Price Waterhouse.

Qualifications

Simon is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and has an MA in Economics from the University of Cambridge.

*As announced on 1 April 2020, Simon will retire from the Company and the Board with effect from 31 March 2021. Click here for further information.