Clive Snowdon has been a Non-Executive Director of Luxfer since July 2016. He is a member of the Nominating and Governance Committee and Audit Committee (chair). He acts as the financial expert of the Audit Committee, under the rules of the New York Stock Exchange.
An executive and advisor in the aerospace industry throughout his career, Mr. Snowdon is the retired chairman of the Midlands Aerospace Alliance, a position he held from 2007 to December 2016. Mr. Snowdon retired in June 2011 from chief executive officer of Umeco plc, a manufacture of high performance pre-impregnated advanced fiber reinforced composite materials, and a provider of supply chain services to the aerospace market. He is currently the aerospace industry advisor to Cooper Parry Corporate Finance, specialists assisting companies in mergers and acquisitions. From May 2007 to May 2016, Mr. Snowdon served on the board of Hill & Smith Holdings plc, a manufacturer of infrastructure products and a provider of galvanizing services. He was also Executive Chairman of Shimtech Industries Group Ltd., a supplier of precision-engineered components structures and assemblies for aerospace and other high-performance applications, until May 2015. Mr. Snowdon served as Managing Director of Burnfield plc from 1992 to 1995, and also held senior positions with Vickers plc, BTR plc and Hawker Siddeley Group. He is a Trustee of the Stratford Town Trust.
Mr. Snowdon is qualified as a chartered accountant.