Our Governance

 JTL is a charitable company limited by guarantee and was set up on 23rd March 2000.  Formerly, the company operated as JT Limited which was incorporated in 1989. The company’s members are Unite the Union and the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA).

The company is administered by a non-executive Board of Trustees, which is made up of an independent Chairman and three independent Trustees plus three further Trustees appointed by each of ECA and Unite.  The Board meets quarterly. In addition, there are formal Board Sub-Committees including Investment; Remuneration; Finance, Audit & Risk; Quality & Standards; Health & Safety; and Equality, Diversity & Safeguarding.

The Board delegates the day to day operations of JTL to the executive team. The executive team is led by the Chief Executive supported by the Executive Management Team (EMT) which consists of the following roles, each with responsibility for defined functions within the business:

  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Director of Learning & Innovation
  • Director of Policy & External Relations/Company Secretary
  • Human Resources Director
  • National Delivery Director