Kath Durrant was a non-executive director for Renishaw plc between January 2015 and July 2018. She has extensive UK, US and European experience with large multinational businesses having previously been the Group HR Director and member of the Executive team at Rolls Royce plc, Ferguson Plc and CRH Plc. She has significant prior experience with AstraZeneca plc and GlaxoSmithKline plc. Kath has previously served as an Advisory Board member for the Lancaster University Management School, and is presently a Scale Up Mentor at the Royal College of Art Innovation Centre. Kath is also a non-executive director of Vesuvius plc and a non-executive director and Chair of the Remuneration Committee of SIG plc.