Vanda Murray, Independent Non-Executive Chair
Liz Barber, Chief Executive
Chris Johns, Chief Financial Officer
Raymond O'Toole, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
Andrew Wyllie CBE, Independent Non-Executive Director
Dame Julia Unwin, Independent Non-Executive Director
Andrew Merrick, Independent Non-Executive Director
Scott Auty, Non-Executive Director
Andrew Dench, Non-Executive Director
Russ Houlden, Non-Executive Director
Appointed: Russ joined the Board as a non-executive Director in January 2022.
Skills and experience: Russ is a Principal at Corsair Infrastructure Partners, a business unit of Corsair Capital. Russ brings a wealth of financial expertise and water industry experience to the Board, having been the Chief Financial Officer of United Utilities Group PLC for ten years until July 2020. During his time at United Utilities he was also Chairman of the Financial Reporting Committee of the 100 Group from 2013 to 2020.
Prior his role at United Utilities he was the Chief Financial Officer of Telecom New Zealand from 2008 to 2010 and Finance Director of Lovells from 2002 to 2008. Until 2002 he held a variety of divisional Finance Director positions in ICI and BT.
Other roles: Russ is a non-executive Director of Kelda Holdings Limited. He is also an independent non-executive Director and Chair of the Audit Committee at both Babcock International Group PLC and Orange Polska SA.
Committee membership: Audit and Risk, Nomination, Health and Safety and Social Value