John is a chartered civil engineer, with over 40 years’ experience in construction, development and asset management in London, overseas and Scotland.
As Whiteburn’s main family shareholder and Chairman, he oversees the group’s strategy and works with the management team to secure finance and lay the foundations for new development projects.
John served as Chairman of Northern Housing Company (a Dundee-based mid-market rent housing charity, part of the Hillcrest Group) from 2010 to 2017.
He formerly chaired the Scottish regional judging panel of the British Council for Offices and is currently a member of the judging panel for the Saltire Society Housing Design Awards.
In his spare time John is an adventurous traveller, cyclist, motorbiker and skier – and also has a spaniel, Belle.
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