Speedy Hire gets a new chairman; and BTG’s new remuneration committee chair will have interesting discussions ahead, as a tranche of shareholders vote against recent remuneration policy.
Tools and equipment business Speedy Hire has named David Shearer as its new chairman. Shearer will succeed Jan Åstrand from 1 October 2018.
Shearer has served as a non-executive on its board since 2016. He said he was looking forward to helping the business deliver its growth strategy, and working with chief executive Russell Down and the rest of the board.
Åstrand said Shearer had “considerable internal experience” and is a valued member of its board.
Mary Anne Citrino is to take a non-executive director role at Barclays from next week.
Citrino is an experienced board member, currently holding roles at
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