Clive Snowdon was appointed a Non-Executive Director in July 2016. Effective April 2020, he was appointed Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee, which he joined upon his appointment to the Board in 2016.
Mr. Snowdon previously served as Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee from December 2017 through May 2019. He also currently acts as a financial expert, as defined by the NYSE listing rules, on the Audit Committee, which he joined in August 2016 and upon which he served as Chair from May 2019 through April 2020. Additionally, Mr. Snowdon was a member of the Remuneration Committee from 2016 through January 30, 2017.
Mr. Snowdon served as Chairman of the Midlands Aerospace Alliance, an association supporting the aerospace industry across the Midlands region of England, from 2007 through 2016. He currently serves as a Trustee of the Stratford Town Trust and is also the Aerospace Industry Advisor to Cooper Parry Corporate Finance, a corporate finance advisory. In May 2016, Mr. Snowdon stepped down from the Board of Hill & Smith Holdings PLC, an international group of companies operating within the infrastructure and galvanizing markets, where he had been a Senior Non-Executive Director since May 2007, the Chair of the Remuneration Committee, and a member of the Audit and Nominating and Governance Committees.
In June 2011, Mr. Snowdon retired from Umeco PLC, a provider of advanced composite materials, after serving as Chief Executive since April 1997. Further, Mr. Snowdon was the Executive Chairman of Shimtech Industries Group Limited until the sale of the business in May 2015. From 1992 to 1997, Mr. Snowdon served as Managing Director of Burnfield PLC, after being promoted to that position from Finance Director. He has also held senior positions with Vickers PLC, BTR PLC, and Hawker Siddeley Group.
Mr. Snowdon is a Chartered Accountant. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Leeds.