Directors

Martin Scicluna
BCom, FCA
Chairman, Non-Executive

Appointed to the Board on 1 October 2008 and became Chairman on 16 March 2009. Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Lloyds Banking Group and previously Chairman of Deloitte from 1995 to 2007. Age 59.

Chairman of the Nomination Committee.

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Toby Courtauld
MA, MRICS
Chief Executive

With MEPC from 1991 to 2002, joined the Group and appointed to the Board in 2002. A Non-Executive Director of Liv-ex Limited and of the London Board of Royal & Sun Alliance and a member of the Management Board of the Investment Property Forum. Member of the Policy Committee and Junior Vice President of the British Property Federation and a director of The New West End Company. Age 42.

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Timon Drakesmith
BSc, FCA
Finance Director

Formerly Group Director of Financial Operations at Novar plc, previously with Credit Suisse and Barclays. Joined the Group and appointed to the Board in 2005. Member of the Finance Committee of the British Property Federation. Age 44.

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Neil Thompson
BSc(Hons), MRICS
Development Director

With Derwent Valley from 1996 to 2002 and previously with Legal & General. Joined the Group in 2002 and appointed to the Board in 2006. Member of the Management Board of the British Council of Offices, Council Member of the Westminster Property Association and member of the Commission for the Built Environment (CABE) design review panel. Age 42.

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Charles Irby
FCA
Non-Executive Director

A Non-Executive Director of North Atlantic Smaller Companies Investment Trust and QBE Insurance Group Limited. Appointed to the Board in 2004. Age 64.

Senior Independent Director. Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and Member of the Audit and Nomination Committees

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Jonathan Nicholls
BA(Hons), ACA, FCT
Non-Executive Director

Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of SIG plc and Non-Executive Director of DS Smith Plc. Formerly Group Finance Director of Old Mutual plc from 2006 to 2008 and previously Group Finance Director of Hanson plc. Appointed to the Board in 2009. Age 52.

Chairman of the Audit Committee and Member of the Remuneration Committee.


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Phillip Rose
MA, FFin, FSI
Non-Executive Director

Chief Executive Officer of Alpha Real Capital and a Non-Executive Director of Hermes Property Unit Trust. Head of Real Estate for ABN Amro from 2002 to 2005 and formerly Chief Operating Officer of TrizecHahn Europe and Managing Director of Lend Lease Global Investments. Appointed to the Board in 2005. Age 50.

Member of the Audit and Nomination Committees.

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Jonathan Short
BSc, ACIB
Non-Executive Director

Founding Partner and Executive Chairman of Internos Real Investors LLP, a pan European real estate investment management business. Non-Executive Director of Big Yellow Group plc, Independent Director to the Grosvenor Shopping Centre Fund and Trustee and UK Chairman of the Urban Land Institute. Appointed to the Board in 2007. Age 48.

Member of the Audit and Remuneration Committees.

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