John Cresswell

CEO, Bibby Line Group and former COO of ITV

Biography

John was appointed Bibby Line Group Chief Executive Officer on 1st June 2018, and has substantial experience leading, growing and advising organisations at CEO and executive director levels, previously working in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications sector for 25 years.

Prior to his appointment at Bibby Line Group, John served four-and-a-half years as CEO of Arqiva; previous to that he held a served as CFO,COO and CEO on the board of ITV plc., and was formerly a director of Liverpool Football and Athletic Grounds plc. and a director of Ambassador Theatre Group.

John qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG, has a BSc in Economics and Politics, and attended the Advanced Management Programme at Harvard Business School. John is also a non-executive director and Remuneration Committee Chairman for Capita plc.

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