Whitney FRSA, Hon FRCM – Companion
John Whitney has spent over 40 years in the media and communications
industry. He was Managing Director of Capital Radio from 1973 to
1982, Director General of the Independent Broadcasting Authority
from 1982 to 1989, on the Board of the Royal National Theatre from
1977 to 1994 and a non-executive director of The Really Useful Group
Ltd, of which he was previously Chairman, until June 1997.
He is a Director of Friends Provident plc, Chairman of Caspian Publishing
Ltd., Chairman of RAJAR Ltd (Radio Joint Audience Research Ltd)
and Chairman of Bird & Co International.