Facilities management and professional services group Mitie has announced the appointment of Chet Patel and Salma Shah as non-executive directors.
Patel is chief commercial officer and managing director, Americas, at BT Global. He has joined Mitie’s audit committee and remuneration committee.
Shah is a partner at Portland Communications and previously held special adviser roles in government, including at the Home Office. She has joined Mitie’s remuneration committee and the social value & responsible business committee.
Derek Mapp, Mitie Group chair, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Chet and Salma to the board. Chet’s commercial expertise in the B2B service environment promoting sales and growth strategies will strengthen the diverse mix of skills and experience on the board, whilst Salma will bring additional public sector expertise reflecting Mitie’s increased public sector focus.”