Audit & Risk Committee Chairman
Gary Hughes is a director of Booker Group plc, Premier Farnell plc, SECC Limited and the Scottish Football Association. His previous roles include being a senior member of the Operational Excellence team at Apax partners. He was a non-executive director of J Sainsbury plc, Chief Financial Officer of Gala Coral Group, Chief Executive Officer of the largest operating division of United Business Media plc, and Group Finance Director of Emap plc - with his formative career in Scottish Media Group plc, Forte plc and Guinness plc. He qualified as a chartered accountant Ernst & Whinney - now Ernst & Young.