Doug Webb

Independent Non-Executive Director

Skills and experience

Doug was Chief Financial Officer at Meggitt plc from 2013 to 2018, and was previously Chief Financial Officer at London Stock Exchange Group plc and QinetiQ Group plc. Before that, he held senior finance roles at Logica plc. Doug began his career at Price Waterhouse’s audit and business advisory team. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.


Doug has a strong background in corporate financial management and a deep understanding of the technology and engineering sectors. Doug chaired the Audit Committee at SEGRO plc for nine years until April 2019, making him ideally suited to chairing JM’s Audit Committee and acting as its financial expert.


External appointments

Non-Executive Director and Audit Committee Chair of The Manufacturing Technology Centre Ltd, Non-Executive Director and Audit Committee Chair of United Utilities Group PLC and Senior Independent Director of BMT Group Ltd.


Appointed to the board

September 2019

Committee membership

Audit Committee (Chair), Remuneration Committee, Nomination Committee