Experienced non-executive Frew joins the board next month and will succeed Sir Ian Davis as chair in October.
Rolls-Royce has appointed Anita Frew as a non-executive director and chair designate.
Frew will join the board next month and will succeed Sir Ian Davis as chair in October. She will be the first woman to chair the Rolls-Royce board.
Frew is currently chair of chemicals company Croda and a non-executive director of mining group BHP. She was previously deputy chair and senior independent director at Lloyds Banking Group. Her earlier career included roles at Royal Bank of Scotland, Scottish Provident and advertising firm WPP.
Frew will be a member of the nominations and governance committee and succeed Sir Ian as committee chair in Oct
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