Tyman management committee

The Tyman Management Committee (“TMC”) comprises the senior executive management of the Group.

Jo Hallas

Jo Hallas

Chief Executive Officer

Jo Hallas joined Tyman as Chief Executive in 2019. She has extensive international management experience in the global industrial and consumer sectors, having held leadership roles in Spectris plc, Invensys plc, the Bosch Group and Procter & Gamble. Jo has lived and worked in Germany, the USA and Asia. She is a Chartered Engineer and holds an MBA.

James Brotherton

James Brotherton

Chief Financial Officer

James Brotherton joined Tyman as Head of Corporate Development in 2004. He was previously a director in the investment banking division of Citigroup, having also worked for HSBC and Ernst & Young. He is a Chartered Accountant.

Kevin O’Connell

Kevin O’Connell

Group Financial Controller and Treasurer

Kevin O’Connell joined Tyman as Group Financial Controller in February 2008. Prior to this, he worked at Datamonitor plc from July 2005 as group financial controller and company secretary. He has many years’ experience working in a plc head office environment. He is a Chartered Accountant, having trained with PwC.

Jeff Graby

Jeff Graby

President and Chief Executive Officer – AmesburyTruth

Jeff Graby was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of AmesburyTruth in January 2014, following the acquisition and integration of Truth with Amesbury. He joined Truth in April 2012. Before joining Truth, Mr Graby was president of FES Systems and president/COO of RAM Industries LLC.

Jeff Johnson

Jeff Johnson

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer – AmesburyTruth

Jeff Johnson was appointed Chief Financial Officer of AmesburyTruth in January 2015. He was previously treasurer and vice president of investor relations for NYSE-traded Deluxe Corp. He began his career at KPMG. He is a Certified Public Accountant and earned his MBA from London Business School.

Darren Waters

Darren Waters

Chief Executive Officer – ERA

Darren Waters joined ERA in March 2012. He has a strong background in the building products sector. Having graduated in chemistry from the University of Nottingham, he spent the early part of his career with Mobil Oil Corporation before moving on to senior management positions with RMC Group and Tarmac. As Chief Executive Officer of ERA, he is responsible for developing the Group’s brands within the UK and Irish markets.

Mark Turner

Mark Turner

Chief Financial Officer – ERA

Mark Turner joined ERA in 2014. A graduate of the University of Leicester and a qualified Chartered Accountant, he has experience in finance director and general management roles in subsidiaries of Caparo and Associated British Foods. He was previously finance director at SPS Technologies Ltd in Leicester.

Peter Santo

Peter Santo

Chief Executive Officer – SchlegelGiesse

Peter Santo joined the Group in January 2012 as Chief Executive Officer of SchlegelGiesse. Previous roles include senior management positions with Pilkington plc, BP Chemicals, Sentrachem Ltd (South Africa) and Kingspan Group. Mr Santo has a degree in chemical engineering.

Mark Horobin

Mark Horobin

Chief Financial Officer – SchlegelGiesse

Mark Horobin joined SchlegelGiesse in April 2017. Mr Horobin was previously vice president finance for Total Safety, a leading global provider of safety services and equipment, based in Dubai. Prior to that he held several finance director positions for SPX. He is a Chartered Accountant, having trained with KPMG.