John Sutcliffe, BA, ACA

Treasurer, appointed by the Council until 2022.

John Sutcliffe


  • Chief Executive Officer of Henry Boot PLC (2016-)
  • Finance Director at Henry Boot PLC (2006-2015)
  • Finance Director at Town Centre Securities PLC (2001-2006)
  • Finance Director at Abbeycrest PLC (1986-2001)

Membership of University Committees 

  • Council
  • Council Nominations Committee
  • Council Finance Committee (Chair)
  • Council Senior Remuneration Committee
  • Honorary Degrees Committee
  • Investment Group (Chair)

Representation on other bodies 

  • CBI Regional Council Yorkshire and Humberside (2007-)
  • Henry Boot PLC Defined Benefits Pension Scheme Trustee

Special interests

  • Walking
  • Travel
  • Golf
  • Theatre

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