Executive Directors

  • Adam Vicary

    Chief Executive Officer

    Adam joined the company in September 2010 as joint managing director and was appointed to the main board in April 2012. He became chief executive on 31 March 2017.

  • Steve Mant

    Finance Director

    Steve joined the company in June 2010 and was appointed company secretary and finance director on 1 November 2010. Prior to joining the company he had been working for BDO LLP specialising in manufacturing, international and listed companies.

Non-executive Directors

  • Brian Cooke

    Chairman

    Brian joined the company in 1960 after attending foundry college and serving an engineering apprenticeship. He worked in all departments of the company and was appointed a director in 1966, becoming joint managing director in 1968 and managing director in 1970. He ceased to be chief executive in 2007. He has been executive chairman since 1983, becoming non-executive chairman on 31 March 2015.

  • Alec Jones

    Senior Independent Non-executive Director

    Alec was appointed a director in April 2012 and is an independent director. He was a partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers for 27 years until his retirement in 2010. Alec is chairman of the audit and risk committee and is also a member of the remuneration and nomination committees.

  • Andrew Eastgate

    Non-executive Director

    Andrew was appointed a director in September 2018 and is an independent director. He was a partner in Pinsents and is currently chairman of Epwin Group plc. Andrew is chairman of the remuneration and nomination committees and is also a member of the audit and risk committee.