Chief Commercial Officer
An executive board member, Neil is responsible for the company’s financial, legal and commercial activities, sales and marketing, programme management, business quality systems, human resources, facilities and has oversight of Integral Powertrain Limited’s internal combustion and hybrid vehicle Emissions and Climate Test Centre. Neil is also Helix’s company secretary.
Executive MBA (with Distinction), University of Oxford (Saïd Business School). Neil is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
Neil’s career began with an accountancy firm in 1990. Financial posts with the NHS and an IT consultancy followed before he joined the UK subsidiary of the German multi-national Eagle Burgmann Industries in 1998. Progressing through the group, he became Senior Director of Finance (North Europe) in 2016 running the business with his Norwegian counterpart in parallel with his Managing Director role for the two UK subsidiaries. Neil joined Integral Powertrain Limited as CCO in February 2019.
Neil is married with three adult children. An enthusiastic gym goer, he occasionally participates in mid-distance runs and is a 3rd degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do, he was UKSA British heavyweight champion in full-contact kick-boxing in 1990. He can often be found riding his beloved Triumph motorcycle or watching/attending the rugby.