Peter Voser is Chairman of ABB Ltd, a global leader in power and automation technologies. He is also Group Chairman of PSA International Pte (formerly known as Port of Singapore Authority), a global leader in port operations, and an Independent Director of IBM Corp. and Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd.
Professional experience from positions in the oil and gas sector and industry at, among others, Royal Dutch Shell, where he worked in a number of finance, audit and business roles within Royal Dutch Shell in Switzerland, the UK, the Netherlands, Argentina and Chile.
He went on to become Chief Financial Officer and an Executive Director on the Board, ultimately serving as Chief Executive Officer of Royal Dutch Shell plc from 2009 until his retirement in December 2013.
Peter was also CFO and an Executive Committee member of ABB Ltd, a member of the Supervisory Board of Aegon NV, served on the Board of Directors of UBS Group AG and at Roche Holding AG, and was a member of the Swiss Federal Auditor Oversight Authority.
Dr Chris Gibson-Smith is Vice Chairman of UBS Investment Bank. Chris brings 50 years of business experience across a wide range of industries. He was Chairman of the London Stock Exchange plc, Chairman of the UK’s National Air Traffic Services, Chairman of The British Land Company plc, Chairman of Partnership Assurance plc, and Chairman of Just Group plc.
Jan du Plessis is currently Chairman of BT Group plc. He was previously Chairman of Rio Tinto, SABMiller, British American Tobacco and RHM; non-executive director and chair of the Audit Committee of Lloyds Banking Group and Senior Independent Director of the retailer Marks & Spencer.
Jack So Chak-kwong is Chairman of the Airport Authority Hong Kong, a position he assumed on 1 June 2015. He is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of AIA Group Limited and China Resources Power Holdings Company Limited, a Senior Advisor to Credit Suisse, Greater China and an Advisor at the Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited.