Our focus on bringing value and benefits in a wide range of critical applications creates a very resilient business with global significant growth potential.


Gordon Macleman

Group CEO since September 2015 (joined the Group in November 2014)

Gordon has a degree in Finance from Glasgow University and has spent 31 years in the coatings and chemicals industry,
working for Courtaulds plc and Akzo Nobel. He held various senior leadership positions in Akzo Nobel, most recently as
Managing Director of one of its European performance coatings businesses.

Mark Hutchison

Group CFO since April 2014

Mark has a degree in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University. He trained with KPMG and is a qualified chartered
accountant in the UK. He has held senior finance leadership positions within Spectris plc, a UK listed engineering
Company, most recently as divisional CFO for its business in Switzerland.