executive onboarding, Fidelio

18 May, 2018

A practical guide to executive onboarding

In a time of rapid change it is clear that boards need diverse skills and profiles in order to maintain a competitive advantage. The same is true at executive committee level. The speed of change has ...
City of London

23 April, 2018

FTSE 100 looks beyond UK for CEOs

A review of appointments among Britain's largest listed companies found that 47% of all externally appointed CEOs are candidates from overseas. The number of UK nationals leading FTSE 100 companies...
Michel Lies

6 April, 2018

Board moves at Zurich and Toshiba

Zurich Michel Liès (main picture) has been confirmed as the new chairman of Zurich Insurance Group, following the retirement of Tom de Swaan. Liès is one of the insurance industry’s m...
Euronext website

21 March, 2018

Board moves at Euronext and Latham & Watkins

Euronext Rijnhard van Tets is to step down as chairman of pan-European exchange Euronext after 11 years in the role. Van Tets, who first served on Euronext’s supervisory board 15 years ...
Birgit Conix, TUI

16 March, 2018

Board moves at TUI Group and Mondi

TUI Group Belgian executive Birgit Conix (pictured) is to succeed TUI Group’s Horst Baier as CFO. Conix will join the German-based travel operator in the summer, with Baier stepping dow...
Sir Gerry Grimstone, Standard Life

28 February, 2018

Board moves at Standard Life Aberdeen and Rolls-Royce

Standard Life Aberdeen Three non-executives and the chairman of Standard Life Aberdeen are to step down, as the business reorganises its boardroom following the merger of the investment gian...
Helical

9 February, 2018

Board moves at Helical, Victrex and Future

Helical A new era will begin at listed property developer Helical, as chairman Mike Slade is to leave the business in July 2019. Slade, who has served with Helical since 1984 and became c...
Deanna Oppenheimer, Hargreaves Lansdown

2 February, 2018

Hargreaves Lansdown appoints Oppenheimer as new chair

A director experienced in tech and customer engagement has been recruited at investment firm Hargreaves Lansdown (HL) as chair. Deanna Oppenheimer, who currently holds non-executive roles with Tesc...
Haynes Publishing

26 January, 2018

Board moves at Haynes Publishing, Findel and Interserve

Haynes Publishing A series of board appointments and role changes have been announced at motor manual business Haynes Publishing. James Bunkum is promoted to chief operating officer from ...
Ken Hanna

24 January, 2018

Board moves at Countrywide, Inchcape and Capita

Countrywide Countrywide chairman Peter Long has expanded his role following the departure of CEO Alison Platt. Long will serve as executive chairman until a successor to Platt is found. H...