Mike McKeon

Independent Non-Executive Director

Mike Mckeon

BOARD APPOINTMENT

July 2015

COMMITTEES

Key strengths:

Mike has wide-ranging international experience in financial and business management across a number of sectors, having previously served as Chief Financial Officer at Severn Trent and Chief Financial Officer at Novar. Earlier in his career, he held various senior management and advisory roles at Rolls-Royce, CarnaudMetalbox, Elf Atochem and PwC. He has also previously held other Non-Executive roles, including as Senior Independent Director at The Merchants Trust PLC.

Mike is a chartered accountant.

Key strengths in supporting the Company’s strategy:

  • Provides strong oversight of the Company’s financial and other internal controls, helping to sustain a controlled environment in which the Company’s Evolve strategy can be delivered 
  • Uses his previous executive experience of developing and delivering strategy in regulated and complex international operational businesses to support and challenge the strategic plans and initiatives to achieve the Evolve strategy customer propositions of reinvigorating public transport and delivering operational transformation

Current external appointments: 

  • None

Business model

We believe that the Group has created a number of value drivers that differentiate us from our peers as a leading operator in this critical sector. 

Our strategy

Three strategic priorities drive the business forward

What we do

National Express Group is a leading international public transport operator, diversified internationally and by business area.