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

François Petry is Chief Executive Officer, having been in the role since December 2015.
John is Chief Financial Officer and Deputy Chief Executive. He became a member of the Board in July 2004.
James joined Aggregate Industries in April 2011 with specific responsibility for the management of the company's UK and European legal, compliance, secretarial and insurance issues.
Chris joined the business in 1986 and is responsible for our asphalt and ready mix concrete division.
Pablo joined Aggregate Industries in June 2017 and is responsible for the aggregates division.
James is the Organisation and Human Resources Director for Aggregate Industries and joined in November 2016.
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.
Duncan joined the Executive Committee in May 2018 as Growth & Innovation Director with a portfolio coving Marketing, Sales Excellence, Internal sales and Pricing.