Greg Lock

Greg LockDeputy Chairman


Greg joined the Informa Board in June 2018, having served as Non-Executive Chairman of UBM Plc before its combination with Informa. He has been Chairman of 5 public and one private Companies in the past 15 years and a Board member of two other private companies.

He has more than 45 years experience in the technology, software and computer services industry. In a 30-year career at IBM, Greg held a range of senior roles, and was a member of IBM’s Worldwide Management Council and Governor of the IBM Academy of Technology. As Global General Manager, Industrial sector, he had worldwide responsibility for IBM’s business with companies in the Automotive, Aerospace, Electronics, Chemical, Petroleum and other manufacturing industries representing about 15% of the company's worldwide revenues. During his IBM career he lived and worked in the United States, France, Germany and the UK.

Greg is Chairman of Computacenter plc, the IT services business. He is a member of the Development Board and a Fellow of Churchill College, Cambridge from which has an M.A. in Natural Sciences, and a trustee of the Lock Foundation Charitable Trust .