Prior to joining Bain Capital, Mr. Dando was Chief Human Resources Officer at Thomson Reuters and a member of its group executive committee. He was responsible for overseeing the people and organisation aspects of the Thomson Reuters integration. Prior to this Mr. Dando was a Director, BBC People for five years and a member of the BBC’s Executive Board; he was also a Director of the BBC Pension Trust. During his time at Guinness and Diageo, Mr. Dando held numerous generalist and specialist HR roles including HR Director Europe, United Distillers & Vintners, Group Management Development Director, Diageo and Global HR Director, Guinness. His earlier career included manufacturing HR experience at Austin Rover and Ferranti.
Mr. Dando received an MBA from the University of Edinburgh. He received a BA from the University Of Strathclyde.