Neil Pearce is the Group CIO for Travis Perkins plc.

Travis Perkins plc is a £6BN Group of 24 different companies with 28,000 colleagues and is the leading supplier of building materials in the UK, stretching from small DIY retail to large contract work and civil engineering works.

Neil was appointed Group CIO in December 2015 after having joined Travis Perkins as CTO in March of that year. He is responsible for establishing the IT strategy, goals and priorities across the Group and is leading a complete renovation of the technology landscape and the adoption of more innovative and digital solutions for customers.

Neil’s experience comes from a number of industries including Retail, Telecoms, Energy, Not-For-Profit and Construction and has previously held senior Technology roles at Tesco, BP and Vodafone.