Non-Executive Chairman – Mr Daniel Houghton Hodson
Daniel Hodson’s early career spanned both marketing and financial roles. He became Deputy CEO of Nationwide Building Society in 1989 and in 1993 was appointed CEO of LIFFE plc, a post held until 1998. Prior to that he was Finance Director of Unigate and Chairman and CEO of Davidson Pearce Group. Daniel has extensive experience as a non-executive director of The Post Office, Rolfe and Nolan plc, of NASDAQ OMX NLX and the London Clearing House plc, and is Chairman of BPL Global (Holdings) Ltd. From 1998 to 2002 he was Gresham Professor of Commerce, lecturing widely on governance, and was Chairman of the University of Winchester from 2001 to 2006. He was also Chairman of the Design and Artists Copyright Society (DACS) from 1999 to 2005. He is also a former Master of the Mercers Company and Chairman of the Lokahi Foundation.
Non-Executive Director – Mr Edward Guy Meyer
Guy Meyer is Company Secretary and sits on the Remuneration committee of the business. He also has Auditory responsibility for the company.
Guy ran his own cross-platform marketing agency, Firebelly, for nearly 20 years as CEO. Firebelly provided award-winning marketing strategies, content creation and execution services mainly in the entertainment and publishing sectors. Operating across traditional and digital media, he is experienced in all aspects of business from strategy formulation, sales & marketing as well as general business operations, finance & talent. His clients included The Walt Disney Company, Harper Collins, Lionsgate, Paramount Pictures and Universal Pictures International. He sold Firebelly in 2013 to freeform.London to concentrate on business consulting.