John Scott

Chairman

Mr Scott is a former investment banker who spent 20 years with Lazard and is currently a director of several investment trusts, and has been Chairman of Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust since 2010 and Chairman of Alpha Insurance Analysts since April 2013. Until March 2013 he was Deputy Chairman of Endace Ltd. of New Zealand and in November 2012 he retired after 12 years as a non-executive director of Miller Insurance.

In addition to those stated above, Mr Scott holds other public company directorships in Bluefield Solar Investment Fund Limited, CC Japan Income & Growth Trust plc and JP Morgan Claverhouse Investment Trust plc.