Group CEO, Porvair PLC
Ben Stocks is the Chief Executive of Porvair PLC, a specialist filtration and environmental technology business listed on the London Stock Exchange. During his tenure Porvair has evolved from a polyurethane chemicals business to one of the UK’s very few specialist filtration companies. Porvair’s products are found on almost all commercial aeroplanes in the world, and in most water laboratories. With broad experience in the engineering fields of aviation, clean water and clean energy, Ben is keen to encourage young people to look at careers in manufacturing and engineering.
Prior to his role at Porvair Ben has held various management and manufacturing roles in the UK and USA. He holds an MBA from INSEAD.
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