Adam Crozier

Adam Alexander Crozier (born 26 January 1964) is a Scottish businessman, and was formerly the chief executive officer of media company ITV plc,[1] operator of the ITV television network covering most of the United Kingdom.

Adam Crozier
Adam Crozier speaking at the Nations & Regions Media Conference in 2012
Born (1964-01-26) 26 January 1964 (age 57)
Isle of Bute, Scotland
NationalityBritish
EducationGraeme High School
Alma materHeriot-Watt University
OccupationBusinessman
Years active1984–present
EmployerITV
TitleCEO of Saatchi & Saatchi (1995–99)
CEO of The FA (2000–02)
CEO of Royal Mail (2003–10)
CEO of ITV (2010–17)
Chairman of Whitbread (2018–present)
Spouse(s)Annette
Children2

After a career at Saatchi & Saatchi culminating in the post of joint chief executive in 1995, he came to wide public prominence as the new chief executive of The Football Association in 2000 at the age of 35, before in 2003 becoming the chief executive of the Royal Mail Group, the United Kingdom's mail delivery service, where he oversaw a controversial modernisation and redundancy programme.

In January 2010 he was announced as the new chief executive of ITV plc, where he arrived on 26 April 2010. Crozier announced he was leaving this post in June 2017.[2]

Adam will become the new Chairman of BT Group PLC on the 1st December 2021[3] and will succeed the current Chairman Jan du Plessis when he retires.