Role of the Board
Our Board is responsible for the governance of CIA. It has specific oversight of our finances, including the setting of our budget and financial forecasts. It also has responsibility for the remuneration of Executive Committee members. The Board sets the general direction of the Association, agrees annual strategic objectives and measures performance. The Board has two Committees – Audit & Risk and Remuneration.
CIA President is Chair of the Board and Council
Role of the Council
Our Council has overall responsibility for the policy work of the Association, including issues such as net zero, energy and trade. There are 5 strategy groups consisting of policy executives from member companies reporting to Council, usually chaired by a member of Council itself. Board members also sit on the Council.
Russel Argo - Brenntag David Atchison - TriRx Pharmaceutical Nick Bone - ExxonMobil Nigel Bouckley - INOVYN ChlorVinyls
David Calder - Solenis Melvin Dawes - Solvay Sarah Davidson - Croda Peter Grant - INEOS Adrian Hanrahan - Robinson Brothers
Gavin Jones - Tronox Pigment Eugene McKenna - Johnson Matthey Cammy Mitchell - GlaxoSmithKline
William Mounsey - Innospec Vicky Reed - Gower Chemicals Mark Robinson - Croda
Izzy Soan - GlaxoSmithKline (Young Ambassador) Harry Swan - Thomas Swan & Co Gary Watson - Venator
Role of the Executive Committee
Our Executive Committee is responsible for the day-to-day management and operation of the Association and reports to the Board.
Left to right: CIA's Executive Committee members Nishma Patel, Phil Mutero, Steve Elliott and Simon Marsh
For contact details of the Executive Committee, please see Our Team page