NNeil is a highly experienced CFO and board executive, and a member of Bronzegate’s board. Neil was previously Group Finance Director at Chloride Plc—a FTSE250 constituent— a position he held for fourteen years until the company’s acquisition by Emerson Electric. Prior to this, he spent six years at Exel (formerly Ocean Group), where he held a number of senior posts in financial planning, treasury and control. He has also worked as Finance Director for Balfour Beatty (formerly BICC Group) and Alcoa, as Senior Independent Director and Audit Chairman at Dechra Pharmaceuticals plc and at Trifast plc, Audit Chairman at Vectura Group plc, and Chairman and Founder at Enteq plc. He is currently Audit Chairman at Directa Plus plc.