SPIE UK Operations, New Chief Executive Officer
We have decided, in the long term interests of the business, to split the role of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. With this in mind we are pleased to announce the appointment, from 4th May 2010, of James Thoden van Velzen as Chief Executive Officer, responsible for the day to day operations in the UK, reporting to Grahame Ludlow as Chairman.
The Chairman's role will be the responsibility primarily of future acquisitions working with Tony Millen, Chief Financial Officer, and Chairing the UK Board.
James has previsouly held Senior Management positions within Interserve FM and led the Aspire Carillion / KBR M.O.D. outsourcing initiative.
We are sure you will join us in welcoming James to our UK Operations and wish him every success in his role as Chief Executive Officer.