Roy Stanley

Chairman, Ground Six

Roy Stanley has a wealth of experience in business, investing in businesses and raising investment. He founded The Tanfield Group as a private company in 1998 and was Chief Executive for a decade, overseeing its transition to AIM in December 2003. Roy has bought, owned and sold companies and is passionate about the North East and growing businesses.

Roy was, until late 2011, Chairman of Business Enterprise Group. He continues to have a number of private business interests. He lives in Newcastle, is married with three adult children. He holds an MBA from the University of Newcastle and is currently studying a DBA at Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University.