Alastair Lyons

Board Mentor


Alastair is Chair of Glas Cymru (Welsh Water), Harworth Group plc, Vitality UK and a Criticaleye Board Mentor. He was Chair of FTSE 100 car insurance provider Admiral Group, from July 2000 until April 2017.

He has held numerous other non-executive roles with publicly-listed and private companies, including being Chair of Serco Group plc, the international services group, Chair of specialist insurance broker Towergate Partnership, Deputy Chair of Bovis Homes and Senior Independent Non-executive Director at Phoenix, the life assurance consolidator. He has also been a Non-executive Director of both the Department for Transport (DfT) and the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), as well as its predecessor, the Department of Health and Social Security (DHSS).

In his executive career, Alastair was Chief Executive Officer of the National Provident Institution and the National & Provincial Building Society, Managing Director of the Insurance Division of Abbey National and Director of Corporate Projects at National Westminster Bank.

LDC Amazon UK Eton Bridge Partners Lightsource bp Redwood Bank Bunzl plc London Stock Exchange Cognizant GlaxoSmithKline plc Mayborn Group E.ON UK Legal & General Investment Management Robert Walters Accenture AntWorks Drax Group plc Royal London Group Jamieson Corporate Finance Workday Google Tullow Oil plc EY Hong Kong Veolia Water Technologies