Rooney Anand

Rooney Anand is Executive Chairman of Oaktree Capital backed RedCat Pub Company Limited; he is also Chairman of private equity backed businesses Away Resorts and Purity Soft Drinks.

He serves as Senior Independent Director for Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc and is Chairman of WorldSkills UK, the skills and apprenticeship Government backed charitable foundation.

Rooney was a board director at Greene King plc from August 2001 to May 2019. Initially, Managing Director of the company’s brewing division, he was appointed Chief Executive in May 2005 stepping down in May 2019. Prior to joining Greene King, Rooney built a career in consumer goods at Sara Lee Bakery UK (the bakery subsidiary of the US-owned Sara Lee Corporation) and before that with United Biscuits Plc, at both McVitie’s biscuits and Terry’s confectionery in various marketing and general management roles.