Meet the Board
Robert Lawson (Chairman)
Robert (Bob) Lawson is a non-executive chairman of Genus plc and is a Director of the Federation of Groundwork Trusts. He was previously the Chairman of Barratt Developments plc and Hays plc, Managing Director for the Vitec Group for three years and Chief Executive of Electrocomponents plc for ten years and subsequently chairman for a further five years.
Mark Kelly (Chief Executive Officer)
Mark Kelly joined the Group as Chief Executive Officer in 2016. Mark was formerly Chief Executive of Grafton Merchanting GB and previously worked for BDR Thermea, IMI and Novar. He has experience of the PVC-U window and doors industry, from earlier in his career with Duraflex and Celuform.
Michael Scott (Chief Financial Officer)
Michael Scott joined the Group as Chief Financial Officer in September 2016. Michael previously worked for Drax Group plc, where he held senior financial positions, including Group Financial Controller and Head of Corporate Finance & Investor Relations. Prior to Drax, Michael worked for MT International and Arthur Andersen, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant.
Patrick Kalverboer (Non-Executive Director)
Patrick Kalverboer joined the Group as Non-executive Chairman in September 2013. Mr Kalverboer is a Managing Partner of H2 Equity Partners and has fulfilled his role with the Group as part of the investment made by the H2 Fund. He has 18 years of private equity experience and has been involved in various investments made by the H2 Fund (and its predecessors) in both an executive and non-executive capacity.
Frank Nelson FCMA (Senior Independent Non-Executive Director)
Frank Nelson was Finance Director of Galliford Try plc from 2000 to 2012 and is a Non-executive Director of McCarthy and Stone, HICL Infrastructure Company Limited and Telford Homes. He is also a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
Martyn Coffey (Independent Non-Executive Director)
Martyn Coffey is the Chief Executive Officer of Marshalls plc, having been appointed to that role in September 2013. Prior to his role at Marshalls plc, Martyn was Divisional CEO of BDR Thermea Group BV with responsibility for 65 per cent of the group including the UK, France, Germany, Iberia and Italy. Martyn is a Director of the Mineral Products Association. He is also an Officer of the Construction Products Association.