IoD course leader
George Bartlett has been a company director for over 30 years. For more than a decade he was also Group Company Secretary of a listed company headquartered in the UK with manufacturing operations in six European countries, serving on the boards of all of its principal subsidiary companies. Since 2002, he has been a self-employed consultant specialising in corporate governance and risk management. George is a Non-Executive Director of four companies headquartered in Zurich, Abu Dhabi and the UK which operate in the aerospace, insurance and manufacturing sectors.
Professional credentials and training experience
George is a fellow of the Institute of Directors and the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators. In 1997 and 2000, George was UK President and International President of ICSA and has also served on its Professional Standards Committee for five years. He is a Non-Executive Director of Assurant General Limited, a company operating in the financial services sector. In 2009, he joined the board of SR Technics which is one of the world’s largest independent providers of technical solutions for the aerospace sector. In these Non-Executive Director appointments he serves on two audit committees (chairman of one) and a nomination and remuneration committee.
In recent years George has delivered IoD training courses for senior executives of companies in the UK, Ireland, the Channel Islands. He has also led courses for Mubadala Development Company and Etisalat in Abu Dhabi, Saudi Telecom Company and Al Quraishi in Saudi Arabia, DEG in Germany, ACCA in Pakistan and Logic Management Consultants in Cairo.