Doug Webb

Independent Non-Executive Director

Doug Webb


Appointed to the board

September 2019


Sector experience

Engineering, technology, aerospace and defence, real estate


International experience

UK, US, Sweden, Canada

Experience and contribution

Doug was most recently Chief Financial Officer at Meggitt plc between 2013 to 2018. Prior to this he held the position of Chief Financial Officer at London Stock Exchange Group plc from 2008 to 2012 and QinetiQ Group plc from 2005 to 2008. Before that he held senior finance roles at Logica plc. Doug began his career at Price Waterhouse within its audit and businesses advisory team. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Doug brings a strong background in corporate financial management and recent and relevant financial experience to the board, along with a deep understanding of technology and engineering sectors. Doug chaired the Audit Committee at SEGRO plc for nine years until April 2019; his extensive experience makes him ideally suited to chairing the Audit Committee and acting as its financial expert.


Other current appointments

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