The Elecosoft senior management operate within an established organisational
structure with clear lines of responsibility and delegated authority.
John Ketteley FCA3
Appointed Executive Chairman in 1997, John Ketteley has an investment banking background as an Executive Director SG Warburg & Co Ltd, Managing Director of Rea Brothers plc and Executive Director of Barclays De Zoete Wedd. He was formerly non-executive Chairman of BTP plc, Country Casuals plc and Prolific Income plc.
Group Finance Director and Company Secretary
Appointed to the Board on the 20th February 2017, David has 25 years experience across Capital Markets, Financial Services and Manufacturing sectors and has held numerous directorate positions during his career. Most recently, David has been working as a consultant in respect of advising large scale business transformations and start-up businesses. Previously he held finance roles across a range of businesses including the position of CFO of ICAP Equities and also director of Finance Operations of ICAP PLC where he was employed between 2007 and 2011 and has also previously had a role at UBS. David is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
Chief Operating Officer
Appointed as Director on 29th February 2015, Jason Ruddle has over 15 years of business development experience in the construction sector. Jason was appointed Managing Director of Elecosoft UK Ltd in January 2015. He was previously Business Development Manager for ITW Industry, a construction products subsidiary of Illinois Tool Works Inc. Previously, he worked at Gang-Nail Systems and Consultec UK, both former subsidiaries of Elecosoft.
Jonathan Hunter BBus. BMm.
Group Marketing and Business Development Director
Appointed on the 14 June 2016. Jonathan joined Elecosoft in 2010 as Marketing Manager for the Building Systems division. In 2011 he became General Manager of Group Marketing, in which he was responsible for planning and successfully implementing Elecosoft’s re-branding programme.
Jonathan Edwards LLB ACA123*
Appointed as a non-executive Director in April 2010. Jonathan Edwards is the senior non-executive director and is Chairman of the Audit Committee. He was previously Managing Director of Argen Limited, a risk management consultancy and is a Director of Harpenden Sports Ground Limited.
Serena Lang MBA123*
Appointed as a non-executive Director in December 2014. Serena Lang is Chairman of the Remuneration Committee. She was formerly a senior executive for the Operations Management division of Invensys, a global technology company with market leading software and systems for industrial and commercial sectors. Prior to working at Invensys, she was a senior executive within Castrol, the Lubricants division of BP.