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John Noble
Director, British Brands Group
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John Noble is Director of the British Brands Group, a membership organisation that provides the collective voice for brand manufacturers in the UK. The Group was founded in 1994 to promote the values and benefits of brands to consumers, the economy, and society, as well as to represent brand manufacturers collectively on policy issues.

Through its lectures, research studies, conferences, publications and briefings, the British Brands Group is committed to deepening understanding amongst those who make and shape public policy of the contribution of brands to the quality of our everyday lives and the success of the economy. It is part of network of similar organisations across Europe and represents AIM, the European Brands Association, in the UK.

John is a Chartered Marketer and, prior to joining the British Brands Group, followed a marketing career that started with British Airways before moving into marketing consultancy with Marketing Solutions. He then became Head of Marketing for Hamptons, the property firm, and held a senior marketing role with Bristol & West International.

His passions are motorcycling and “structural gardening”.


Andrew McCarthy
Chairman, British Brands Group
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Andrew is a graduate of Durham University and was a partner in a City law firm before joining Procter & Gamble UK in 1986. He spent seven years as General Counsel of its Fabric & Home Care division and retired at the end of 2011 as UK General Counsel. He was also Director of External Relations with responsibility for brand PR, corporate communications and regulatory matters.

Andrew has served on the Council of the British Brands Group, the boards of the UK Cleaning Products Industry Association, the Association des Industries de Savonnier et Entretien, the Broadcasting Code of Advertising Committee and the Advertising Standards Board of Finance and as Chairman of the Cosmetic, Toiletry & Perfumery Association.

He lives in London with wife Kate, has four daughters, is active in local politics and is a keen skier.


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