Committee memberships Audit, nominations, remuneration (chair)
Qualifications BSc in electrical engineering
Skills and experience Tanya has wide experience in product innovation, profit and loss, sales and marketing and engineering in a range of sectors. This experience, together with Tanya’s extensive knowledge of operating in the US, brings a vital perspective to the Board. She was CEO of Diamond Innovations, Inc., a world-leading manufacturer of super-abrasive products, until 2010. Before that she enjoyed a successful 20-year career with General Electric where she ran a number of businesses and built an experience base in product management, operations, Six Sigma and supply chain management. Prior to starting her career with General Electric, she worked at International Paper Company.
Current external appointments Non-executive director of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc., Smiths Group plc and Ashtead Group plc.