Online estate agent Purplebricks has appointed Helena Marston as its next chief executive officer.
Marston is currently the company’s chief operating officer and will take over from Vic Darvey at the end of this month. She previously several senior HR roles at Virgin Media, Kuwait Energy, Jaguar Land Rover and Vodafone.
Paul Pindar, chair of Purplebricks, said: “I am delighted to welcome Helena to the board. Helena has shown impressive leadership since joining the executive leadership team and been responsible for implementing a number of our strategic initiatives. I am confident she will drive the necessary performance improvements that are under way and deliver the growth ambitions of the company.”