|Adviser to CVC since 2008. He is currently a Non-Executive Chairman of Autobar, a CVC portfolio company, and Non-Executive Chairman and CEO of Samsonite which the CVC Funds exited in March 2013. Prior to joining Samsonite, Mr Parker was CEO of the AA from 2004 to 2007 and Kwik-Fit from 2002 to 2004, both CVC portfolio companies. Mr Parker has served as a Non-Executive Director of Compass Group Plc, Alliance Boots Plc, Legal and General Group Plc, and Kleenezee Plc. His former roles also include CEO of Clarks and Kenwood Appliances Plc. Mr Parker holds an MA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford and an MSc in Business Studies from the London Business School.