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

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.