Our people

The Board of Directors and Executive Committee at Spire Healthcare Group plc bring with them a wealth of experience within both the UK and internationally, in healthcare and other industry sectors. Our people are our difference, it's their dedication, warmth and pursuit of excellence that sets Spire Healthcare apart.

Martin Angle, Independent Non-Executive Director

Martin Angle was appointed an Independent Non-Executive Director in March 2019. He will be appointed Deputy Chairman and Senior Independent Director from 16 May 2019 when Peter Bamford steps down from the Board.

Current external appointments

  • senior independent director of Gulf Keystone Petroleum plc
  • vice chairman of the FIA Foundation
  • chairman of Cybersec Innovation Partners

Skills and previous experience

Martin retired from the boards of Pennon Group plc, and its separately regulated subsidiary South West Water, at the end of 2018 having completed 10 years on the Pennon Board. He has previously held a number of non-executive positions including Savills Plc (senior independent director), National Exhibition Group (chairman), Severstal, then a world top ten steel company listed in London, Dubai International Capital, and Shuaa Capital, then the only listed Gulf investment bank.

In his earlier executive career, he held a number of senior positions in investment banking with S.G. Warburg & Co, Morgan Stanley where he headed UK M&A, and Kleinwort Benson, before becoming Group Finance Director of TI Group, then a FTSE 100 with worldwide engineering activities.

Martin subsequently joined Terra Firma Capital Partners as an Operating Managing Director where he held a number of senior roles in its portfolio companies including Le Meridien Hotel Group (Executive Deputy Chairman and acting Chairman) and the Waste Recycling Group (Executive Chairman), then one of the leading UK waste management businesses. He is a chartered accountant.

Martin is a member of the Nomination Committee and Remuneration Committee.