Chris Mottershead

Independent Non-Executive Director

Chris Mottershead


Appointed to the board

January 2015


International experience



Sector experience

Energy, oil and gas, technology



Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee, Nomination Committee

Experience and contribution

Chris is Senior Vice President of Quality, Strategy and Innovation at King’s College London and Director of King’s College London Business Limited. Prior to joining King’s College in 2009, Chris had a 30 year career at BP, most recently as Global Advisor on Energy Security and Climate Change. Before this, he was Technology Vice President for BP’s Global Gas, Power and Renewables businesses. He is a Chartered Engineer and Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

Chris brings a wealth of relevant industrial and academic knowledge to the board, as well as experience in energy technology and related global sustainability issues. As Chair of the Remuneration Committee, Chris is a sounding board for JM’s Human Resources function.


Other current appointments

Non-Executive Director of TEDI London, Director of Kings College London Business Limited.