Prior to working with Searchlight as a Senior Advisor, Mr. McCallum held various senior executive positions at the Virgin Group over an 18 year period. While at the Virgin Group, Mr. McCallum was responsible for the creation and development of the Media / Telecoms and Financial Services businesses. He also served on the boards of numerous Virgin companies and led the Group’s strategic development from 1998 to 2012. Prior to the Virgin Group, Mr. McCallum was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company, Inc. Mr. McCallum is a Searchlight-appointed Director of GRP. Additionally, he is Chairman of Zopa Group and Argent Energy, we well as serving as a non-executive Director or John Swire & Sons and Virgin Atlantic Airways. Mr. McCallum received an MA from the University of Oxford, and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.