Adam Crozier

Chairman, Whitbread & Former Chief Executive, ITV


Adam Crozier joined ITV Plc as Chief Executive in April 2010. He is currently leading a company-wide review and developing the strategy that will transform the business in the next 3-5 years.

Prior to joining ITV Adam Crozier was Chief Executive of Royal Mail Group (2003 – 2010) where he led Royal Mail’s transformation from an organisation failing customer service targets and losing more than £1m every working day to a company making £1m every working day and delivering on its Quality of Service targets.

He was also responsible for driving forward Royal Mail’s plan to invest around £2bn in modernising and automating the business to enable it to compete and lead both in the UK and in the international marketplace.

Before joining Royal Mail, he was Chief Executive of the Football Association while between 1988 and 1999 he held a number of senior roles at Saatchi and Saatchi, including Joint Chief Executive from 1995.

Adam sits on the board of Debenhams.

Adam was born on the Isle of Bute in 1964.

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