Ian Gibson - Wm Morrison Supermarkets

Sir Ian Gibson, CBE, attended Manchester University and after graduating joined the Ford Motor Group in Dagenham before joining Nissan Motors in 1984 where he reached the positions of President of Nissan Europe and Senior Vice President of Nissan Group.  He has lived in Germany, Holland, Spain and France.

Sir Ian joined the Board of Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc in September 2007 as Deputy Chairman, leading to his current appointment as Chairman in March 2008 following the retirement of Sir Kenneth Morrison.

His previous appointments include Chairman of Trinity Mirror and BPB plc, the Court of the Bank of England, Deputy Chairman of Asda Group plc, Senior non-executive director of Northern Rock plc, non-executive director of GKN plc and Greggs plc.