Job Title: CEO
Company: Heathrow Airport
John was appointed CEO of Heathrow with effect from 1 July 2014. He joined the company as commercial director in May 2009. From November 2012, John was development director and was responsible for delivering the £1 billion annual investment in transforming Heathrow, including the new Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal, which opened on 4 June 2014.
He was previously divisional CEO with Taylor Wimpey PLC, having held a number of positions including operations director of Taylor Woodrow Developments and Commercial Director of Taylor Woodrow Inc. Prior to that, John was managing director, national sales division, of Bass Brewers, and has also worked as a strategy consultant with LEK Consulting for a number of high-profile businesses.
Prioritising the opportunities without ignoring the big challenges Understanding Heathrow’s social and environmental impacts Engendering legitimacy and being transparent in your business language