Sir Roger was President of Boeing UK from 2005 until September 2014. He is currently a non-executive director of two companies in the financial services and energy sectors, and among other not for profit organisations plays an active role as a Trustee at the National Centre for Universities and Business (NCUB).
Before moving to the private sector, Sir Roger had a career in the Diplomatic Service. He was our Ambassador to Brazil from 1999 to 2004, and before that an Ambassador to Sweden. At earlier stages, he served in our Embassies in Moscow, Washington and at the Representation to the European Communities in Brussels.
Sir Roger was also an Assistant Under Secretary of State at the Foreign Office in the early nineties.