Senior Leadership Team

Senior Leadership Team

Lord Charles Allen
Advisory Chairman
London

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Lord Charles Allen, Baron Allen of Kensington, CBE is the Chairman of ISS A/S, a leading global facility services company; Chairman of Global Ltd, the largest commercial radio group in the United Kingdom; as well as Chairman of 2 Sisters Food Group Ltd, a leading food production company serving the retail sector. From 2008 to May 2015, Lord Allen served as a Senior Advisor to Goldman Sachs, advising the firm’s private equity portfolio and banking business. That year, Lord Allen also joined the board of Virgin Media Group, on which he served until 2013, and the board of EMI Music, where he served as Chairman until 2010. Beginning in 1999, Lord Allen served for 10 years as a non-executive director on the board of Tesco PLC. Throughout his career, Lord Allen has also held Chief Executive Officer positions at Compass Group PLC and ITV PLC.

Lord Allen was involved with the London Olympic and Paralympic Games – serving as Vice Chairman of the London 2012 bid; and serving on the board of the London Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games. From 2006 to 2008, he acted as the Chief Advisor to the UK Home Office, providing advice and support to the Home Secretary and the Home Office Board on various matters.