Board of Directors

Chairman (Honorary Position): Gervais Williams

Chairman (Honorary Position): Gervais Williams

Gervais Williams became Chairman of the Quoted Companies Alliance on 6 October 2016.  Gervais manages a number of funds that aggregate to over £1bn. He is also Senior Executive Director at Miton Group plc.

Deputy Chairman (Honorary Position): Alan Newman

Deputy Chairman (Honorary Position): Alan Newman

Alan Newman became Deputy Chairman of the Quoted Companies Alliance on 1 November 2016.  Alan is a non-executive director and chair of the audit committee of Future plc, the international media group and digital publisher.  Alan was Chief Financial Officer of YouGov plc from June 2008 to 2017. 

Treasurer (Honorary Position): Paul Watts

Treasurer (Honorary Position): Paul Watts

Paul Watts is our Treasurer and is a Partner at RSM.  Paul has been Treasurer since October 2010 and has an honorary position.

Chief Executive: Tim Ward

Chief Executive: Tim Ward

Tim Ward is the Chief Executive of the Quoted Companies Alliance and has been in this role since 2009.

James Brotherton

James Brotherton

James Brotherton is Chief Financial Officer of Tyman plc, a leading international supplier of engineered components to the door and window industry with operations across the Americas, Europe, Asia and Australasia. 

Anthony Carey

Anthony Carey

Anthony Carey is a partner in Mazars LLP where one of his main areas of focus is on board effectiveness issues.

Michael Higgins

Michael Higgins

Michael Higgins is currently the senior independent non-executive director of Plant Health Care plc. He has been a Director of the Quoted Companies Alliance since 2007 and was Chairman between October 2013 and October 2016.

Scott Knight

Scott Knight

Scott Knight is an Audit Partner at BDO LLP.  Scott leads BDO’s Audit & Assurance practice nationally which comprises 1,400 people and accounts for over a third of the firm's revenue.  He is also a member of the firm's Leadership Team and the Risk Committee. 

Judith MacKenzie

Judith MacKenzie

Judith MacKenzie is a Partner of Downing LLP having joined Downing in October 2009.  She is Partner responsible for the Public Equity Division which manages a number of strategies with a value boas.

Adam McConkey

Adam McConkey

Adam McConkey is Portfolio Manager at Lombard Odier Asset Management (Europe) Limited.

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