About Us

Our Directors

Jamie Boot

Jamie Boot, Chairman
Jamie Boot joined Henry Boot PLC in 1979 and was appointed to the Board of Directors in 1985. He became Group Managing Director in 1986 and has been Chairman of Henry Boot Construction Limited since 1990.

simon-carr_0Simon Carr, Managing Director
Simon joined Henry Boot Construction in 1988 and has progressed through the company to his current post of Managing Director. He has extensive on-site experience in the education, housing, health and commercial sectors. Simon is married and has two sons, both of whom work within the construction industry. He enjoys many sports and is an avid follower of Yorkshire CC. He is a private sector board member of the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership and the Sheffield City Region Joint Housing and Regeneration Board. Simon also sits on the South Yorkshire Freight and Transport Partnership, is the immediate past president of the Yorkshire Builders Federation and is a member of the regional executive board of the National Federation of Builders.


John Sutcliffe, Group Finance Director
John Sutcliffe joined Henry Boot PLC in 2006 and is the Group Finance Director. He previously held a similar role with Town Centre Securities PLC and prior to that was Finance Director of Abbeycrest PLC. He was appointed to the board of Henry Boot Construction in 2009.

Dave Pearson

Dave Pearson, Commercial Director
Dave joined the company in 1976 aged 16 as a Trainee Quantity Surveyor and has progressed through the commercial ranks culminating in his appointment to the Board in 2007. He is a keen golfer, which along with his two teenage sons, keeps him busy outside work.

tshawTony Shaw, Director
Tony joined the company in 1985 as a trainee building technician. His early career was spent in various site planning roles before progressing into site management.  After leading many successful projects, he was promoted in 2010 to Eastern Regional Manager. Tony was appointed to the Board of Directors in 2013. A lifelong resident of Derbyshire, Tony is married to Sally and has two teenage children Sam and Sophie.