Brian McBride

Brian is currently chair of Trainline PLC and non-executive director of Kinnevik AB. He is also the lead non-executive director on the board of the UK Ministry of Defence. He is a senior adviser to Lazard’s UK financial advisory business and to Scottish Equity Partners. In his executive career, Brian has worked for IBM, Crosfield […]

Current Positions

Non-Executive Director
Standard Life Aberdeen

Independent Non-executive Chair
Trainline

Non-Executive Director

Kinnevik AB

Lead Non-Executive Director and Member of the Defence Board

UK Ministry of Defence

Brian is currently chair of Trainline PLC and non-executive director of Kinnevik AB. He is also the lead non-executive director on the board of the UK Ministry of Defence. He is a senior adviser to Lazard’s UK financial advisory business and to Scottish Equity Partners.

In his executive career, Brian has worked for IBM, Crosfield Electronics and Dell before serving as chief executive officer of T-Mobile UK and then managing director of Amazon.co.uk. As a non-executive director, Brian has served on the boards of AO.com, the BBC, Celtic Football Club PLC, Computacenter PLC and S3 PLC, and as chair of ASOS PLC.

He holds an MA (Hons) in Economic History and Politics from the University of Glasgow.