Dame Louise Makin
Appointed to the Board in July 2012.
Louise was the Chief Executive Officer of BTG plc, an international specialist healthcare company, from 2004 until August 2019. Prior to that, Louise held the roles of Vice President, Strategy & Business Development Europe and President of Biopharmaceuticals at Baxter Healthcare Ltd. Before joining Baxter, she was a Director of Global Ceramics at English China Clays PLC, and in her earlier career, held a variety of roles at ICI between 1985 and 1998. She was previously a Non-Executive Director of Premier Foods plc and Woodford Patient Capital Trust plc.
Louise brings to the Board a wealth of experience in the international chemicals and healthcare industries which provides a complementary perspective on Intertek’s portfolio of diverse industries.
Current external appointments
Non-Executive Director of Atotech Ltd and Theramex Group Ltd
Chair of the 1851 Trust
Trustee of the Outward Bound Trust
Honorary Fellow of St John’s College, Cambridge
Audit and Nomination Committee