Nakama Group appoints non-exec director
Watson has extensive experience in both the technology and recruitment sectors and has held senior and board positions at a number of private and AIM listed companies. Previously, he was Group Finance Director at First Point Group Limited, a global telecoms recruitment business and prior to that, he was Finance Director of AIM listed Cornwell Management Consultants plc, which was acquired by Serco Group plc.
He trained as a chartered accountant at Grant Thornton in London before spending a substantial part of his early corporate career at IMS Health Inc. a leading global provider of information solutions and marketing services to the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries.
Watson will chair the Audit Committee and will be a member on the Remuneration Committee.
Commenting on his appointment, Ken Ford, non-executive chairman, said, “I am very pleased to welcome Angus to the board. His substantial recruitment sector and plc experience will be of great benefit to the Group, and I look forward to drawing on his international experience as we look to expand the Nakama footprint further into new geographies”.
Nakama Group works across the UK, Europe, Asia and Australia and provides staff for the web, interactive, digital media, IT and business change sectors,