SOURCE: Institutional Investor

Institutional Investor

March 22, 2016 08:30 ET

Investment Professionals Pick United Kingdom's Top CEOs, CFOs & IR Professionals

Annual Survey Reflects the Opinions of Nearly 1,665 Investment Professionals

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2016) - Institutional Investor has announced the winners of the 2016 All-Europe Executive Team, II's annual ranking of the region's corporate leaders. II asked portfolio managers, buy-side analysts and sell-side research professionals to name the best CEOs, CFOs and investor relations professionals at the European companies they cover. Listed below are the CEOs and CFOs who lead companies headquartered in the United Kingdom, who rank First, Second or Third in their sector, from the combined buy-side and sell-side perspective.

Top-ranked CEOs in the United Kingdom include:

• Martin Gilbert   Aberdeen Asset Management   Specialty & Other Finance
• Breon Corcoran   Betfair Group   Leisure & Hotels
• Andrew Mackenzie   BHP Billiton   Metals & Mining
• Charles Wilson   Booker Group   Retailing/Food
• Robert Dudley   BP   Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
• Nicandro Durante   British American Tobacco   Tobacco
• Gavin Patterson   BT Group   Telecommunications
• Richard Cousins   Compass Group   Leisure & Hotels
• John Burns   Derwent London   Property
• Sebastian James   Dixons Carphone   Retailing/General
• Carolyn McCall   easyJet   Transport
• Sergio Marchionne   Fiat Chrysler Automobiles   Autos & Auto Parts
• Toby Courtauld   Great Portland Estates   Property
• Alistair Cox   Hays   Business & Employment Services
• Andrew Formica   Henderson Group   Specialty & Other Finance
• Alison Cooper   Imperial Tobacco Group   Tobacco
• William Walsh   International Consolidated Airlines Group   Transport
• Robert Noel   Land Securities Group   Property
• António Horta-Osório   Lloyds Banking Group   Banks
• Xavier Rolet   London Stock Exchange   Specialty & Other Finance
• Simon Wolfson   Next   Retailing/General
• Rakesh Kapoor   Reckitt Benckiser Group   Household & Personal Care Products
• Erik Engstrom   RELX   Media
• Sam Walsh   Rio Tinto   Metals & Mining
• Pim Vervaat   RPC Group   Paper & Packaging
• Vittorio Colao   Vodafone Group   Telecommunications
• Martin Sorrell   WPP   Media

Top-ranked CFOs in the United Kingdom include:

• William Rattray   Aberdeen Asset Management   Specialty & Other Finance
• Ian McHoul   Amec Foster Wheeler   Oil Services
• John Bason   Associated British Foods   Food Producers
• Peter Lynas   BAE Systems   Aerospace & Defense
• Tushar Morzaria   Barclays   Banks
• Brian Gilvary   BP   Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
• J. Ben Stevens   British American Tobacco   Tobacco
• Anthony Chanmugam   BT Group   Telecommunications Services
• Damian Wisniewski   Derwent London   Property
• Humphrey Singer   Dixons Carphone   Retailing/General
• Nicholas Sanderson   Great Portland Estates   Property
• Paul Venables   Hays   Business & Employment Services
• Oliver Tant   Imperial Tobacco Group   Tobacco
• Paul Edgecliffe-Johnson   InterContinental Hotels Group   Leisure & Hotels
• Enrique Dupuy de Lôme Chávarri   International Consolidated Airlines Group   Transport
• Ian Griffiths   ITV   Media
• John Rogers   J. Sainsbury   Retailing/Food
• Philip Johnson   Jupiter Fund Management   Specialty & Other Finance
• Martin Greenslade   Land Securities Group   Property
• Jonathan Sorrell   Man Group   Specialty & Other Finance
• Helen Weir   Marks and Spencer Group   Retailing/General
• Andrew Carr   Merlin Entertainments   Leisure & Hotels
• Andrew King   Mondi   Paper & Packaging
• Amanda James   Next   Retailing/General
• Nicolaos Nicandrou   Prudential   Insurance
• Adrian Hennah   Reckitt Benckiser Group   Household & Personal Care Products
• Christopher Lynch   Rio Tinto   Metals & Mining
• Angus Cockburn   Serco Group   Business & Employment Services
• Andrew Griffith   Sky   Media
• Julie Brown   Smith & Nephew   Medical Technologies & Services

The 2016 All-Europe Executive Team reflects the opinions of nearly 755 buy-side analysts and money managers at 422 firms that collectively manage an estimated $4.1 trillion in European equities, and from 909 sell-side analysts at 150 institutions.

For more information on the 2016 All-Europe Executive Team, visit or see the April 2016 issue of Institutional Investor magazine.

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