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...
Philip Green, Carillion

7 February, 2018

Ex-Carillion chairman takes ‘full responsibility’ as directors grilled

Ex-Carillion chairman Philip Green said his responsibility for the company’s collapse was “full and complete”, as former Carillion directors faced a barrage of questions and criticism from MPs y...
Carillion

30 January, 2018

ISS advocates AGM vote abstention for ex-Carillion audit chair Andrew Dougal

Former Carillion audit committee chair Andrew Dougal is to face an uncomfortable time in his role as a board member at Victrex, with votes likely to be made against his reappointment in the role. G...
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 ...
Presidents Club, David Meller

25 January, 2018

Meller quits Department for Education role over Presidents Club scandal

David Meller has stepped down from his non-executive role at the Department for Education after revelations about a charity event that he co-chairs were published yesterday. The
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...
Marks & Spencer

10 January, 2018

Dixons Carphone CFO to join M&S as retailer steps up transformation plan

The transformation of Marks & Spencer (M&S) to a multi-channel retailer has been boosted by the appointment of a new chief financial officer. Humphrey Singer, who has served as group financ...
Women on boards, gender diversity

1 December, 2017

There’s no merit in untapped female talent for board roles

Has the C-suite truly bought into the business case that diversity makes us smarter? The short answer is that we’ve made some progress in the boardroom, but mainly o...