People are what makes a company successful and we believe we have an incredibly talented team at UltraVision. Our Board provides guidance and counsel for the company.
From a family of Optometrists, John Clamp joined CLPL in 1993 to implement a full quality system to meet future regulatory CE requirements and was appointed to the Board in 1996.
John has been Vice-President, European Federation of the Contact Lens Industry (EFCLIN) and was previously Treasurer of EFCLIN. Formerly, John was a research engineer in a number of entrepreneurial companies, developing innovative technologies. With a number of patents to his name, John also qualified with B.Eng.(Hons) in Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds. John is responsible for all Research & Development and technology within the group. John is also an active technology investor.
With over 25 years at Board level, Diane Angell has worked extensively throughout Europe and Asia Pacific. She has worked in consultancy, software, training and the energy sector and focussed on supporting US organisations as they develop European footprints. Her commercial knowledge, energy and drive have been instrumental in building long term partnerships, growing companies and their operational teams, positioning companies to maximise their full potential, and creating positive cultures. She has extensive experience in creating world-wide sales channels through distributors and value-added partners. Prior to chairing and her Board positions Diane worked in project/programme management and business development roles.
Keith Lomas has more than twenty years senior management experience in both small and medium sized entrepreneurial and extensive multinational companies.
Keith was appointed Managing Director of CLPL in 1996. After leading the successful acquisition of UltraVision International in 2003, Keith was appointed as Group President and CEO. Prior to his involvement in the contact lens world, Keith was an investment banker in the City of London at S.G. Warburg, Kleinwort Benson and Daiwa Europe. Whilst based in the City, Keith had global responsibility for multi-billion dollar risk portfolios. Keith is an active investor in other technology start-up companies.
Experienced Finance Director with a demonstrated history of working in the healthcare, manufacturing, construction and food industries. Skilled in compliance, problem solving, forecasting, statutory and internal reporting, treasury. Strong finance professional achieving first directorship at the age of 29. Management of HR, IT and purchasing departments. Results driven.