The Board


The Board of CRH plc is collectively responsible for the leadership, control, development and long-term success of the Company.  CRH’s key governance principles and practices are set out in the Corporate Governance Report.

A. Manifold, FCPA, MBA, MBS
Chief Executive

Albert Manifold was appointed a CRH Board Director in January 2009. He joined CRH in 1998. Prior to joining, he was Chief Operating Officer with a private equity group. While at CRH, he has held a variety of senior positions, including Finance Director of the Europe Materials Division, Group Development Director and Managing Director of Europe Materials. He became Group Chief Operating Officer in January 2009 and was appointed Group Chief Executive with effect from 1 January 2014.

Executive Directors

Non Executive Directors