James is the Organisation and Human Resources Director for Aggregate Industries and joined in November 2016.

 
James Roberts

James comes with an international pedigree for managing HR in large companies, having spent almost 20 years of his life living overseas. He started his HR career in GEC leading Manufacturing for Gas Turbines & Turbochargers in Lincoln, followed by eight years in Paris working for Alstom Transportation where he led HR for the Manufacturing division and then led Organisation Development. He then worked in Switzerland leading HR for Alstom Power Services, the world’s largest Power Generation Services Company.

James joins us from GE where he was in charge to lead the people and organisation integration of the GE acquisition of the Power Services Business.

James is responsible for HR, Payroll and Learning & Development at Aggregate Industries.

 

Members of the Executive Committee

guy edwards ceo
Guy Edwards is Chief Executive Officer, having been in the role since January 2019.
John is Chief Financial Officer and Deputy Chief Executive. He became a member of the Board in July 2004.
Chris joined the business in 1986 and is responsible for our asphalt division.
Max Colligan - Managing Director, Readymix
Max Colligan - Managing Director, Readymix
Max joined Aggregate Industries in June 2019 and is responsible for our readymix concrete division.
Simon Marriott - Managing Director of Concrete Products
Simon Marriott - Managing Director of Concrete Products
Simon is responsible for the concrete products division and marketing function.
Paddy Murphy - Managing Director of Contracting
Paddy joined Aggregate Industries in 2005 and is the Managing Director of Contracting.
Barry Hope - Head of Cement
Barry joined the business in 2011 and is responsible for our cement division.
James is the Organisation and Human Resources Director for Aggregate Industries and joined in November 2016.