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Sir John Parker

INDEPENDENT Carnival Corporation Director since 2003
INDEPENDENT Carnival plc Director since 2000

KEY EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

Sir John’s qualifications to serve on the Boards include his extensive international background and wealth of corporate experience. His past and present service as a Non-Executive Director of a number of listed UK companies provides the Boards with invaluable knowledge and insight with respect to UK corporate governance policies and practices. In addition, Sir John, as a qualified naval architect and former head of a major shipbuilding company, is very experienced in the design, construction and operation of ships.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

    • The Parker Review, a UK Government commissioned review of ethnic diversity of UK Boards 
      • Chair (2015 to present) 
    • UK Government Cabinet Office 
      • Lead Non-Executive Director (2017 to 2018) 
    • Non-Executive Chair, Anglo American plc (2009 to 2017) 
    • Non-Executive Director and Deputy Chair, DP World Limited (2006 to 2015) 
    • Royal Academy of Engineering 
      • President (2011 to 2014) 
    • Non-Executive Chair, National Grid plc (2002 to 2012) 
    • The Prime Minister’s Business Council for Britain 
      • Member of the Council (2006 to 2011) 
    • University of Southampton 
      • Chancellor (2006 to 2011) 
    • The Bank of England 
      • Senior Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Court (2004 to 2009) 
    • P&O Princess Cruises 
      • Deputy Chair (2001 to 2003) 
    • Lloyds Register Shipping 
      • Chair of the Technical Committee (1993 to 2002) 
    • Babcock International Group plc 
      • Chair and Chief Executive Officer (1994 to 2000) 
    • Royal Institution of Naval Architects 
      • President (1996 to 1999)

    OTHER PUBLIC COMPANY BOARDS

    • Laing O’Rourke
      • Non-Executive Chair (2017 to present) 

    PRIOR PUBLIC COMPANY BOARDS

    • Non-Executive Chair, Pennon Group plc (2015 to 2020)
    • Non-Executive Director, Airbus Group NV (2007 to 2018)
    • Non-Executive Chair, Mondi plc (2007 to 2009)
    • Chair, RMC Group plc (2002 to 2005)
    • Non-Executive Director, Brambles Industries plc (2001 to 2003)
    • Chair, P&O Group plc (2000 to 2003)
    • Non-Executive Director, GKN plc (1993 to 2002)