John is Chief Financial Officer and Deputy Chief Executive. He became a member of the Board in July 2004.

John Bowater

As a member of the Board, John has ultimate functional responsibility for accounting and finance, treasury, taxation, risk and assurance for the company.

Prior to joining Aggregate Industries, John was Executive Director of the Industrial Minerals Division of Anglo American plc, and a Director of Tarmac plc. John is also a Governor of Thomas Telford City Technology College, a Governor of Walsall Academy, a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and a Director of Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club.


Members of the Executive Committee

Dragan - CEO Aggregate Industries
Dragan is Chief Executive Officer, having been in the role since June 2021.
John is Chief Financial Officer and Deputy Chief Executive. He became a member of the Board in July 2004.
Victoria Smith - Managing Director, Asphalt
Victoria is responsible for the asphalt division and technical function.
Barry Hope - Managing Director, Readymix
Barry joined the business in 2011 and is responsible for our readymix concrete division.
Simon Marriott - Managing Director of Concrete Products
Simon Marriott - Managing Director, Concrete Products
Simon is responsible for the concrete products division and marketing function.
Paddy Murphy - Managing Director, Contracting
Paddy joined Aggregate Industries in 2005 and is the Managing Director of Contracting.
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Steve Curley - Managing Director, Cement
Steve is responsible for the cement division.
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Andy Swinnerton - Managing Director, Aggregates
Andy joined the business in 2016 and is responsible for the aggregates division
Kirstin McCarthy - Aggregate Industries Sustainability Director
Kirstin McCarthy - Sustainability Director
Kirstin joined the business in 2021 and is responsible for all aspects of sustainability.
James Roberts - Human Resources Director
James is the Human Resources Director for Aggregate Industries and joined in November 2016.
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Phillip Norah - General Counsel
Phillip joined Aggregate Industries in May 2018 and is responsible for the legal and compliance aspects of the company.
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Jamie McGregor - Procurement & Logistics Director
Jamie is the procurement and logistics director.