Board of Directors


Steve Good
Non-executive Director

Steve was appointed a non-executive director on 20 October 2014 and became chairman of the remuneration committee on 25 April 2017. He is a member of the Nominations Committee.

Steve has international experience in specialty chemicals businesses, manufacturing and diverse industrial markets. Steve was chief executive of Low & Bonar plc between September 2009 and September 2014. Prior to that role, he was managing director of its technical textiles division between 2006 and 2009, director of new business between 2005 and 2006, and managing director of its plastics division between 2004 and 2005. Prior to joining Low & Bonar he spent 10 years with BTP plc (now part of Clariant) in a variety of leadership positions managing international speciality chemicals businesses. He was also non-executive director and chairman of the remuneration committee of Cape plc from July 2015 to September 2017. Steve holds a degree in Economics and Financial Management from Sheffield University and is a chartered accountant. 

Steve is non-executive chairman of Zotefoams plc (non-executive director from October 2014 and chairman from April 2016) and chairman of the nomination committee and a member of the remuneration committee. He is a non-executive director of Anglian Water Services (from April 2015) and member of the audit committee, nomination committee and remuneration committee. Steve was appointed as a non-executive director of Dialight plc, effective 1 June 2018 and is a member of the remuneration and nomination committees. 

Company Secretary


    Principal role of the Board
  • Set corporate objectives and the strategic direction of the Group;
  • Provide leadership and direction to management and monitor corporate and business performance;
  • Set high standards in business conduct and ethics, and in business, employee and community relations;
  • Set policy and provide oversight for governance, financial control and risk management, and health, safety and environmental performance; and
  • Ensure adequate funding for the Group to invest in growth.
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