Will Butler Adams
Managing Director, Brompton Bicycle
Will is the Managing Director of Brompton Bicycle Limited and Brompton Bike Hire Ltd a provider of bicycle-sharing systems.
He started his career as a project manager for Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) where he worked from 1997 to 2000 and continued as a Plant Manager for DuPont from 2000 to 2002. At Brompton, he was promoted to Director in 2006 and Managing Director (aka CEO) in 2008.Since 2002, Brompton has increased in size by an order of magnitude, from around 27 employees to over 200 employees while turnover has increased from around £2 million to £25 million. As of 2016 he serves as a commissioner on the UK Commission for Employment and Skills.