Appointed to the Board on 6 March 2008 and is a member of the Audit and Nomination Committees. Roger had a distinguished career as a diplomat and brings a wider business perspective to the Board both from his current and recent business roles. He was president of Boeing UK from 2005 to 2014 and was one of the Prime Minister’s honorary ambassadors for British business from 2010 to 2015. His diplomatic career included serving as British Ambassador to Brazil from 1999 to 2004 and to Sweden from 1995 to 1999. Roger is Chairman of ITM Power plc and Over-c-ltd, a small high-tech company in the telecoms sector.