The Audit Committee
The Company has established an audit committee, which comprises Bradley Gray (Chairman), David Johnson and Martin Thomas. The audit committee’s main functions include, inter alia, reviewing and monitoring internal financial control systems and risk management systems on which the Company is reliant, considering annual and interim accounts and audit reports, making recommendations to the Board in relation to the appointment and remuneration of the Company’s auditors and monitoring and reviewing annually their independence, objectivity, effectiveness and qualifications.
The Remuneration Committee
The Company has established a remuneration committee, which comprises David Johnson (Chairman), Robert Post and Martin Thomas, and meets as often as required to enable the remuneration committee to fulfill its obligations to the Company. The remuneration committee will be responsible for reviewing the performance of the Chairman and the executive directors and for setting the scale and structure of their remuneration, paying due regard to the interests of Shareholders as a whole and the performance of the Group. The remuneration committee will also approve the design of and determine targets for any performance-related pay schemes operated by the Company.