1st November 2016 as Chief Executive Designate, 1st December 2016 as Chief Executive.
Attends meetings of the Audit, Nomination and Remuneration Committees by invitation.
Key strengths: extensive knowledge and experience of the property sector combined with strong operational leadership and financial and strategic management skills.
Experience: joined St. Modwen from The Unite Group plc where he had been Chief Executive since 2006. He moved to Unite in 1999 from KPMG and held a number of financial and commercial roles in the business, including Chief Financial Officer from 2003 to 2006. A qualified Chartered Accountant and a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
External appointments: Trustee director on the non-executive board of Anchor Trust.