has had a distinguished career in the consultancy and IT services industry. Until January 2002 he was Chief Executive Officer of Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, where he led the successful acquisition of Ernst & Young consulting activities and remained a non-voting member of their Board until May 2012. He is Chairman of Halma plc, Taptu Limited, Xchanging plc, Tryzens and Retail Decisions and serves on the board of Towry*. Mr Unwin was formerly Chairman of United Business Media plc and Palamon portfolio company, OmniBus Systems Ltd.
*Subject to FCA approval