Appointment of Board Advisor
February 12, 2020
SCB Group, the world-leading, low carbon commodity brokerage, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Louise Evans as an adviser to the Board. Ms. Evans will in time join the Board and become Chair of the Audit Committee and will begin working with SCB in an advisory capacity effective immediately.
Louise is an experienced finance executive with over 20 years’ experience in board level leadership roles in both listed and private companies with diverse international and sector expertise. From 2015 to 2018, Louise was the Group Finance Director of Braemar Shipping Services PLC and was responsible for all aspects of operational and structural finance. Prior to this, Louise was the Finance Director at Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC for more than 10 years, where she was a core member of the executive team that led Williams’ successful growth and diversification and successful IPO on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in 2011.
In her role at SCB, Louise will be advising the Company on matters of corporate governance and financial reporting.
Louise Evans commented:
“I am very pleased to be joining as an adviser to the Board of SCB and ultimately joining the Board and taking up the role of Chair of the Audit Committee. It is exciting to be joining such a diverse and forward-looking business with a very clear vision for the adoption of a low carbon future.”
Kevin McGeeney, CEO of SCB, added:
“We are delighted to welcome Louise to the SCB Board of Directors, initially as advisor and then as Board member. Louise brings a wealth of experience and extremely valuable insight to our Board and management team. We look forward to her contribution given her significant financial experience and the vast experience she has gained from her leadership roles at a range of private and listed companies.
“SCB a now has a majority of females at the Board and Board Adviser level combined. This aligns with our Company vision to be diverse and forward-looking and will have a positive effect on our already progressive business culture.”
For further information, please contact:
Pauline Tainton, Marketing Officer, SCB + 41 22 365 5310
Camarco, Financial PR +44 20 3757 4995
Billy Clegg, Jennifer Renwick, Monique Perks
Notes to Editors:
SCB Group is a world-leading commodity brokerage with a mission to promote the adoption of a low carbon future. Its method is to assist buyers and sellers’ close trades in environmental products. In this context, SCB has over the last 13 years arranged transactions that have abated 300 million MT of CO2 through activities in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas.
SCB operates in high growth markets and for over ten years has been the world’s largest biofuel broker, holding leading positions in physical and derivative markets including Biodiesel; Ethanol; Waste; Methanol; Carbon; Agriculture; Battery materials; LNG and Energy Derivatives. SCB is the market leader in its core markets.
SCB has a stable, diverse, aligned management team and strong Board, has a positive, progressive business culture and is profitable, with positive cash flow. SCB is a high growth business delivering 15% CAGR over the last ten years with a clear future growth strategy. By 2024 SCB aims to have doubled the size of its business - revenue, staff numbers and CO2 impact.