Ashley joined G4S as Group CFO on 1 May 2013, becoming their CEO on June 1. "Ashley, who holds an MBA from London Business School, held a number of senior executive roles at BG Group from 1993 to 2012, including Chief Financial Officer from 2002 to 2011 and Executive Vice President from 2009 to 2012.
"As Executive Vice President he was accountable, during 2009 and 2010, for the strategic and operational management of BG Group’s UK, European and Central Asian businesses which had combined annual profits of around US$3 billion. He also led a consortium of global companies through complex government negotiations in Central Asia.
"Ashley is currently a non-executive director of Schroders plc and Noble Corporation, and a member of the Advisory Board of Oxford University Centre for Business Taxation. He was previously Chairman of the Hundred Group of Finance Directors." 
Resources and articles
- g4s Ashley Almanza to succeed Nick Buckles as CEO, organizational web page, accessed July 10, 2013.