GORDON PARKES, Human Resources Director, was appointed to the Board in May 2019. He has been HR Director since 2000. He is a Board Member of the Board of Trustees of the Grand Opera House Trust and of the Royal Belfast Academical Institution.
He formerly held HR Director positions at Norbrook Laboratories Ltd, Tyrone Crystal Ltd and Adria Ltd. He has been a Board member at the Labour Relations Agency and a member of the CBI Employment and Skills Committee.
In 2019 he was awarded Chartered Companion status by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. He holds a Masters in Business Administration.