The View from the Bridge – Sir John Parker
Sir John Parker is Britain’s most senior industrialist, with an extraordinary wealth of experience and wisdom from a career spanning 50 years. Trained as a Naval Architect and Engineer, Sir John has chaired 5 FTSE Companies and served on many other Boards, national and voluntary bodies, including British Coal, British Gas and 9 years as Chairman of National Grid.
Sir John’s association with The Fuellers dates back to the early 2000’s, when he was Chairman of National Grid and he has been an Honorary Freeman since then. Sharing his deep insights into Britain’s manufacturing and energy industries in this book, Sir John explains his support for a modern industrial strategy to power the country’s future growth and addresss society’s challenges. Written after encouragement from family and business colleagues, his aim with this book is to inspire today’s business leaders and the thousands more who will be the leaders of tomorrow.
The View From The Bridge: An Industrial Journey’ is available from Amazon, Waterstones, Blackwells and other good bookshops.