Jonathan Neame
Jonathan Neame
CEO
Shepherd Neame

Jonathan joined the family business in 1991, serving as company secretary until July 1994, tied trade director until 1999, before being appointed managing director. He became chief executive in 2003. He is a Barrister-at-law and was a management consultant with the COBA Group from 1987 to 1991. He also served as chairman of the British Beer and Pub Association from 2012 to 2015 and a non-executive director of the St Austell Brewery from 2002 to 2018.