Matthew Taylor

Matthew Taylor

Non-Executive Director

Matthew joins the Board as non-executive director after retiring from his role as CEO of Bekaert SA in 2020. Bekaert SA is a €5 billion revenue, 30,000 employee global steel wire business headquartered in Belgium with 45 per cent. of its business in automotive.

Prior to this role, Matthew was CEO of Edwards Vacuum, CEO of JC Bamford, and Global MD of Land Rover following his early career in sales and marketing roles with Ford after a short spell in the Royal Navy.

Matthew is also a Non-Executive Director on the board of AIM listed Surface Transforms plc, another leading British Automotive Supply Chain business where he is Chair of the Audit Committee and sits on the remuneration committee. He is also a Non-Executive Director at Mpac Group plc.