Alan Giddens will take over as chair in October, when Sarah Sergeant will join the board to begin a handover period as CFO-designate.
Sarah Sergeant. Image: Watkin Jones
Residential development and management company Watkin Jones has named Alan Giddens as its incoming chair and Sarah Sergeant as its next chief financial officer.
Giddins is a former managing partner and global head of private equity at 3i Group. He is currently chair of Hill & Smith Holdings and a non-executive director and investment committee member of Big Society Capital Limited, the UK's largest social impact-led investor. He will take over from Watkin Jones’ current chair Grenville Turner in October.
Sarah Sergeant will join the board as chief financial officer-designate on 6 October and take over from departing CFO Phil Byrom
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