Dry Lube’s value system is committed to emphasising integrity and trust at all levels of the organisation. To ensure our company is managed in our shareholders’ best interests, we have put in place policies and practices that maintain high ethical standards of conduct and comply fully with applicable law and regulations.
The Board of Directors at Dry Lube Ltd is committed to maintaining the highest standards of appropriate corporate governance.
Our Board of Directors
Gordon Galloway Chairman
Gordon spent most of his corporate career in the packaging sector with Reed International and SCA Packaging Ltd, where he became Sales and Marketing Director. This followed a successful MBO and subsequent sale from Reed to SCA.
His interest in early stage businesses started in the mid-1990’s and he has been fully involved as an investor, executive director and chairman in a number of company success stories across diverse sectors in the UK and beyond.
Ian Wylie Chief Executive Officer
Ian joined Dry Lube in June 2005 as CEO and has broad international business experience developed during his 24 years with the BP Group. Ian has lived and worked in Europe, USA and Asia.
Hilary Jones Director
Until 2008, Hilary was Technical & Quality Director for Scottish & Newcastle (S&N) prior to their takeover by Heineken and Carlsberg. Within her varied career at S&N she held a number of brewing, operational and technical positions, with responsibilities ranging from new product development, to R&D, to setting up a pub brewery, to managing the famous Tyne Brewery, home of Newcastle Brown Ale.
During her time with S&N, she was a member of the boards of Brewing Research International near London and the International Centre for Brewing and Distilling at Heriot Watt University in Edinburgh. In 1995, she was elected as a Fellow of the Institute of Brewing in recognition of her work in support of the brewing industry. In 2005 she became the first ever woman to be elected President of the European Brewery Convention (EBC) and during her Presidency, she led the merger of EBC with the Brewers of Europe, the trade association which serves all brewers in Europe.
In addition to her Directorship with Dry Lube she is the co-owner of Noah Beers which manages WEST Brewery, in Glasgow Scotland, producing premium draught German style lagers which are now distributed widely across the UK.
David Mowat Director
David is an experienced private equity practitioner with over eleven years of direct private equity investment execution, portfolio management and divestment experience, preceded by five years as a corporate finance adviser. David is a CA and has held senior roles with RMD (later Intelli) Corporate Finance, Botts & Company LLP, Bank of Scotland Integrated Finance and Caird Capital LLP.