AI in a biotech lab

12 September, 2020

Board moves: Michael Macdonnell to join Sensyne Health as chief operating officer

Michael Macdonnell has been named as chief operating officer of biotechnology company Sensyne Health. Macdonne...
Citigroup

11 September, 2020

Board moves: Jane Fraser to take over as Citigroup CEO

Jane Fraser has been named as the new chief executive officer of Citigroup. Fraser joined Citigroup in 2004 i...
Rio Tinto

11 September, 2020

Board moves: Rio Tinto CEO resigns following Aboriginal caves scandal

Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sébastien Jacques is to step down owing to investor pressure over the company's destruction of the Juukan Gorge Aboriginal caves in Australia. Jacques will leave the company by ...
Pearson

24 August, 2020

Board moves: Andy Bird appointed CEO at education publisher Pearson

Andy Bird has been appointed chief executive at educational publisher Pearson. He will take over from current CEO John Fallon in October. Bird is a former head of Disney’s international operat...
Rio Tinto website

25 February, 2020

Board moves: Rio Tinto revamps board after criticism over lack of diversity

Rio Tinto has appointed three women to its board as the mining giant addresses criticism over a lack of diversity. Hinda Gharbi, an executive vice president at oilfield services group Schlumberger,...
Andrew Fisher

22 November, 2019

Board moves: Rightmove completes on new chair

Rightmove, the online property portal, has appointed Andrew Fisher as its new non-executive chair. Fisher takes ...
Topshop, part of Arcadia Group

21 November, 2019

Board moves: Andrew Coppel named as chair of Arcadia

Arcadia Group, the retail giant behind high-street brands such as Dorothy Perkins and Burtons, has appointed And...
Katrina Cliffe, Homeserve senior independent director

20 November, 2019

Board moves: Katrina Cliffe appointed SID at HomeServe

HomeServe, the £4bn home repairs and improvements business, has appointed Katrina Cliffe as senior independent di...
Heathrow Airport

7 March, 2019

Board moves: Heathrow Airport Holdings, Network International and WPP

Heathrow Airport Holdings Former transport secretary Ruth Kelly has joined Heathrow Airport Holdings as a non-executive director. Kelly served in government under Gordon Brown and also held ...
London Stock Exchange

6 March, 2019

Board moves: London Stock Exchange Group, AB InBev and British Land

London Stock Exchange Group Don Robert has been named as the new chair of the London Stock Exchange Group, replacing Donald Brydon. Robert is the current chair of Experian. He will join LSE ...