Sir Adrian Montague, CBE


Sir  Adrian  Montague, CBE

Sir Adrian Montague, CBE

Born February 1948, British

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Appointed to the board of Aviva plc in January 2013 and became senior independent non-executive director in May 2013 and Chairman in April 2015.

Sir Adrian brings his significant experience of the financial services industry and in government and regulatory circles to the Board.

He is currently Chairman of The Manchester Airports Group plc (airport operator), Cadent Gas Ltd (utilities) and The Point of Care Foundation (charity). He is a Trustee of the Commonwealth War Graves Foundation. 

Sir Adrian was formerly Chairman of Anglian Water Group Ltd (utilities), Friends Provident plc (life insurance), British Energy Group plc (utilities), Michael Page International plc (recruitment), and Cross London Rail Links Ltd (Crossrail), and was formerly Deputy-Chairman of Network Rail Ltd (railway network authority), Partnerships UK plc (public private partnership) and UK Green Investment Bank plc (investment bank). He was also previously Chief Executive of the Treasury Taskforce and a trustee of Historic Royal Palaces.

Professional qualifications and memberships

He is a qualified solicitor and was formerly a partner at Linklaters & Paines.

Membership of board committees