John Murray Allan is a businessperson who has been at the head of 11 different companies. Presently, he is Chairman at Barratt Developments Plc, Chairman at London First and Non-Executive Chairman at Tesco Plc.
He is also on the board of Natakate Ltd. and Vice President at Confederation of British Industry.
In the past he held the position of Member-Supervisory Board at Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Principal at Bristol Myers Co. Ltd., Chairman at Samsonite LLC, Chairman at Care UK Health & Social Care Holdings Ltd., Chairman for Dixons Retail Group Ltd., Chairman at WorldPay Ltd., Chief Executive Officer at Ocean Group Plc, Chief Executive Officer for Exel Plc, Chief Financial Officer of Deutsche Post World Net AG, Retail Director-Marketing, Buying & Retail at Fine Fare Ltd., Principal at Lever Brothers Co. and Chairman for The DHL UK Foundation.
He received an undergraduate degree from The University of Edinburgh.