BARRATT DEVELOPMENTS PLC
Barratt Developments PLC announces that, after nine years' service, Senior Independent Director, Richard Akers will be standing down from the Board with effect from Tuesday 4 May.
The Nomination Committee and the Board have appointed, effective from 4 May, successors for the roles held by Richard as follows:
· Jock Lennox will become the Senior Independent Director whilst continuing to chair the Audit Committee;
· Katie Bickerstaffe will Chair the Remuneration Committee;
· Chris Weston will Chair the Safety, Health and Environment Committee; and
· Sharon White will be the Designated Non-Executive Director for Workforce Engagement.
John Allan, Chair of the Company said: "On behalf of the Board, I would like to thank Richard for his significant contribution to Barratt over the past nine years; in particular his excellent Chairmanship of the Remuneration Committee and his wise counsel as Senior Independent Director. I wish him the very best in his future endeavours."
For further information please contact:
Tina Bains, Company Secretary 01530 278 278
Announcement date: 29th April 2021