Meet our Executive Leadership team
Chief Executive Officer
Clive has extensive experience in running complex P&Ls for global industrial companies in both the commercial and government/defence sectors. He has a track record of turnarounds, international business transformation and strategic development, including leading divisions of international corporations and standalone listed companies.
Clive was a director, president and Chief Executive Officer of Canadian-listed Dynex Power, leading its privatisation sale to the Chinese Rail and Rolling Stock Company in March 2019. Previously, he held senior leadership positions with Pratt and Whitney, Rolls-Royce, General Dynamics Corporation and B/E Aerospace.
Clive is an alumnus of MIT, Stanford, Columbia and the LSE and currently sits on the advisory board of the Lincoln International Business School at the University of Lincoln, UK.
Managing Director, Currency
Ruth has spent over 30 years working in the international government sector, living and working in Mexico, Colombia, Spain and Malaysia. She speaks Spanish, Portuguese and French and has visited over 100 countries in the world.
During her career at De La Rue Ruth has managed complex international manufacturing businesses and change initiatives, with experience across multiple disciplines and functions including Sales, Human Resource, Marketing, Manufacturing and General Management.
Ruth sits on the advisory board of the International Currency Association, helping lead the currency industry in creating a single, cohesive voice. She also sits on the advisory council for Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council.
Managing Director, Authentication
Andrew is the Managing Director of the Authentication division at De La Rue, having been at the Company for 10 years.
Prior to De La Rue, Andrew held various roles in the IT industry, leading commercial and finance functions across several countries in EMEA, and negotiating and implementing contracts for complex solutions delivery projects.
Andrew has lived and worked in South Africa and the Czech Republic and is a Chartered Management Accountant.
Rob has more than 10 years’ experience of managing finance functions in complex organisations. Throughout this time, he has also held additional responsibilities for strategic development, risk, debt and capital raising.
Rob joined De La Rue as Interim Chief Financial Officer in March 2020 and played a key role as the business successfully raised £100m equity capital, refinanced its debt, and delivered its cost reduction programme. In October 2020, Rob took on the permanent role and was appointed to the Board.
Prior to joining De La Rue, Rob was Interim Chief Financial Officer of Co-Op Insurance, where he supported the refinancing and sale of the business. Before this, Rob served as Chief Financial Officer and Strategy and Risk Director at Swinton Insurance, where he transformed its cost base and played a key role in its successful sale of the business back in 2018.
Rob has also held senior roles with Aviva, Standard Life and Ageas. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant with Arthur Andersen.
Group Director of HR
Extensive experience working internationally across the Manufacturing, Secure Printing and Technology industries, Natasha has operated at both Executive and Board level and has extensive experience leading large-scale change and strategic initiatives including M&A activity. She is well versed in a wide range of HR and business activity including Strategic Business Transformation and Organisational Change Management. During her 16 years with De La Rue she has held senior HR positions in Cash Systems, Cash Processing Solutions and the Identity businesses, as well as leading a number of major change initiatives for the group, she took up the Group role in January 2020.
General Counsel and Company Secretary
Jane has many years of experience as a general counsel and an adviser to publicly quoted businesses, with a particular focus on strategic projects and risk management.
Her previous role was with Hikma Pharmaceuticals plc where she was Head of Corporate and European Legal.
Prior to that, she spent a number of years in investment banking, with corporate broking and corporate finance roles at JPMorgan Cazenove and in regulatory compliance at Nomura International. She trained and practised as a corporate lawyer at Freshfields and is a qualified solicitor.