John Connolly, Non-executive directorChairman of the board
Chairman – Nomination and Risk Committees
Joined G4S board: June 2012
Key strengths and experience:
Developing the board and its governance of the group. Extensive experience of working in a global business environment and in sectors of strategic importance to the group. A chartered accountant, John spent his career until May 2011 with global professional services firm Deloitte, was Global Chairman between 2007 and 2011, and prior to that Global Managing Director between 2003 and 2007. He was Senior Partner and CEO of the UK partnership from 1999 until his retirement from the firm.
Current external commitments:
Chairman of Amec Foster Wheeler plc and director of a number of small private companies. Beyond commercial business roles, he is the chairman of the Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity board of trustees. Back to top