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Howard Kerr

Chief Executive

Howard Kerr

Howard Kerr was appointed to the Board in November 2008 and assumed the position of Chief Executive in January 2009. After a period at Associated British Ports, his early career was spent in business development roles in the fields of shipping, logistics and B2B marketing with Inchcape PLC in the UK, Japan, China and the Middle East.  Subsequently he joined SHV Holdings NV, where he held general management positions in the energy division, including Chief Executive of Calor Group Ltd, UK, and Senior Vice-president on the International Management Board of SHV Gas in the Netherlands.


Craig Smith FCCA

Group Finance Director

Craig Smith FCCA

Craig Smith joined the Board as Group Finance Director in August 2011. A Chartered Certified Accountant, he began his career in 1985 with Coats Viyella PLC, undertaking finance roles in Australia, Spain, the UK, Morocco, Hungary and Finland. On his return to the UK in 1997 he was European Finance Director for two large American corporations in the product identification and printing ink industries. Immediately prior to joining BSI he was Group Finance Director of two UK-listed companies, Huntleigh Technology PLC from 2003 to 2007 and Management Consulting Group PLC from 2007 onwards.


Pietro Foschi

Group Assurance Director

Pietro Foschi

Pietro Foschi is in charge of the BSI Assurance Services, including Management System Certification, Product Certification and Training global businesses, operating in over 190 countries. He joined BSI in 2014 as Strategic Delivery Director, responsible for the BSI’s strategic plan and the development of the global Systems Certification & Training streams. Before joining BSI, Pietro spent 14 years at Bureau Veritas in senior strategic and international operational roles. Prior to that he worked at Oliver Wyman, formerly Mercer Management Consulting, becoming a partner in their Paris office.


Grainne Brankin

General Counsel and Company Secretary

Grainne Brankin

Grainne Brankin joined the Group in June 2017 as General Counsel and Company Secretary. Grainne qualified at Clifford Chance and has experience of a wide range of international corporate and commercial transactions, in particular in technology and media. She has held General Counsel and executive committee positions at Yahoo!, CBS Outdoor, Exterion Media and Centaur Media PLC.


Sir David Brown

Chairman (A, Chairman N, SR)

Sir David Brown

Sir David Brown joined the Board as Non-executive Director in May 2010 and became Chairman in March 2012. He was Chairman of Motorola Ltd from 1997 to 2008 and was also Motorola’s Global Governance Advisor. A Chartered Engineer and Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, he was President of the Federation of the Electronics Industry and President of the Institution of Electrical Engineers. He was the first President of the Chartered Quality Institute, during which time it secured its Royal Charter status. He is Non-executive Director of TTG Global Group Ltd.


Tiến sĩ Scott Steedman CBE

Giám đốc Tiêu chuẩn (SP)

Tiến sĩ Scott Steedman CBE

Scott Steedman làm việc trong Tập đoàn vào tháng 1 năm 2012 và được bổ nhiệm vào Hội đồng Quản trị vào tháng 10 năm 2012. Sau bảy năm làm nghiên cứu tại Đại học Cambridge, ông đã trải qua hơn 20 năm trong ngành công nghiệp, giữ vai trò cao cấp trong các công ty tư vấn làm việc về các dự án cơ sở hạ tầng ở Anh và vòng quanh thế giới. Được bổ nhiệm làm Phó chủ tịch của Tổ chức Tiêu chuẩn Quốc tế (ISO) vào tháng 1 năm 2017, ông từng là Phó chủ tịch Uỷ ban Tiêu chuẩn Châu Âu (CEN), Viện Kỹ sư Xây dựng và Học viện Kỹ thuật Hoàng gia, nơi ông tiếp tục là biên tập viên của tạp chí hàng đầu của Học viện Ingenia. Ông là thành viên Hội đồng Quản trị của Hội đồng Kỹ sư.


Todd VanderVen

President, BSI Americas

Todd VanderVen

Todd joined BSI in 2008 from SGS where he was Senior Vice President responsible for global strategy and development for all SGS divisions. Prior to this he held several senior positions at Eastman Kodak including COO for Kodak’s Healthcare business outside the US and Chief Marketing Officer for their Healthcare Division.


Mark Basham

Managing Director, BSI EMEA

Mark Basham

Mark joined BSI in 2008 and was responsible for the Asia Pacific region based in Singapore returning to the UK in August 2012 as Managing Director, BSI EMEA. Prior to BSI he was Regional General Manager at Invensys APV, EMEA and has held significant international business development and general management roles at Xerox, Dell and Fujitsu Siemens.


David Horlock

Managing Director, BSI Asia Pacific

David Horlock

David joined BSI in August 2012 from Intertek where he was Vice President for Supplier Management & Global Audit Services. His former positions include International Management roles for SGS & Bureau Veritas with postings in Hong Kong (China), the Philippines, Thailand, Australia and the Middle East. David has a Bachelor of Business Degree in Agribusiness with 30 years work experience in the Agri-Food, Life Science, Commodities and Consumer Products Sector dealing in the Trade Compliance Industry.