Chief Operating Officer
Stuart Dawson is Chief Operating Officer, with responsibility for IT, at Taylor & Francis Group. Stuart joined Taylor & Francis in 2002, fulfilling the role of Group Financial Controller until 2005 when the business was acquired by Informa. He then joined the Board of what is now the Academic Publishing Division of Informa as Finance Director. He has been in his current role since 2012.
Stuart has a finance background and originally trained as a Chartered Accountant with Touche Ross, now part of Deloitte. After leaving the accounting profession, Stuart spent four years in a European role with a US-owned pharmaceutical group before joining Taylor & Francis.