Centrica plc is pleased to announce that Stephen Hester is to be appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Company
Centrica plc is pleased to announce that Stephen Hester is to be appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Company, effective from 1 June 2016. Stephen will become a member of Centrica's Nominations and Audit Committees.
Rick Haythornthwaite, Chairman of Centrica said: “I am delighted to welcome Stephen to the Board as a Non-Executive Director. His wide-ranging commercial experience, particularly in customer-facing businesses, together with his recognised expertise in transforming performance will be of significant benefit to the Board as we implement our strategy.
In addition, Stephen brings a broad understanding of financial services and FTSE100 businesses, together with a deep knowledge of operating within highly regulated businesses.”
In accordance with obligations under Listing Rule 9.6.13R, Stephen holds or has held the following directorships of a publicly quoted company in the previous five years:
- RSA Insurance Group plc
- The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc
There is no other information required to be disclosed under Listing Rule 9.6.13R.