Myles Lee is the group chief executive at CRH, plc, an international building materials company headquartered in Ireland. He has served as CEO since 2009, leading an organization of approximately 75,000 employees in 35 countries. Lee joined CRH in 1982, and he was appointed general manager of finance in 1988. In 2003, he was appointed finance director and member of the board of directors. Lee is also a member of the board of trustees of The Conference Board.
Prior to joining CRH, Lee worked in a professional accountancy practice and in the oil industry. He graduated from University College Cork with a degree in civil engineering, and became qualifi ed as a chartered accountant in 1977.