John Glen was Chief Executive Officer of the Buccleuch Estates, Ltd. (alternate name, Buccleuch Group). Buccleuch, owned by His Grace Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry, is the largest private landowner in the UK.
Previously, John served as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance & Administration of Air Liquide Tunisie. He has had extensive experience across a number of sectors including household products and foods, working in the UK, Germany and the US.
He held various positions at Unilever and served as Vice-President of Finance & Administration at L’AirLiquide SA (formerly, Air Liquide S.A). He has been extensively engaged in the development and implementation of international accounting standards as Vice Chairman of the European Financial Reporting Group (EFRAG).
He has been an Independent Director of SocieteBIC, (alternate name BIC Group) S.A. since December 10, 2008.
He has been a Non-Executive Director of TR Property Investment Trust Plc – Ordinary Shares since February 17, 2014. John is a graduate of Edinburgh University with a Master’s Degree in Economics. John is also a qualified Certified Accountant.