Mark Thompson interviews Gordon McCallum of the Virgin Group. -What Was Your Greatest Setback''? Series produced and edited by PrimeauProductions.com
September 2005, Mr. McCallum has been chief executive officer of Virgin Management Limited, Virgin Group’s U.K.-based management services company providing corporate services and general management oversight of Virgin’s investment portfolio. From January 1998 to September 2005, Mr. McCallum was group strategy director of Virgin Management, and prior to that, he worked for Virgin Management as a freelance consultant. Mr. McCallum currently serves on the boards of a number of Virgin-branded businesses and served on the board of Virgin Mobile Holdings (UK) plc prior to its acquisition by us. In connection with the license agreement entered into with Virgin Enterprises Limited on April 3, 2006, which provides for us to license the “Virgin” name and trademark in connection with our business, Virgin Enterprises Limited had the right to propose a candidate to our nominating and governance committee to fill a single seat on our board, and proposed Mr. McCallum.