Capita appoints non-executive director
Cresswell will be appointed to the Nomination, Remuneration (as Chair) and Audit and Risk Committees on appointment.
Creswell has substantial experience leading, growing and advising media and broadcast organisations at CEO and Executive director levels and has worked in the TMT sector for 25 years.
He is achartered accountant, has a BSc in Economics and Politics, and attended the Advanced Management Programme at Harvard Business School.
Most recently he served four and a half years as CEO of Arqiva previous to that he held a number of executive director roles on the board of ITV plc, and was formerly a director of Liverpool Football and Athletic Grounds plc and a director of Ambassador Theatre Group. Creswell has also been a member of Business in the Community,
Andy Parker, chief executive of Capita plc, commented, “John brings a wealth of experience gained from his breadth of roles across strategy, business development and policy in the private sector as well as FTSE 100 board experience. His skills and experience, particularly in the digital and technology space, will add further depth and strength to the Capita Board. We welcome John and look forward to his contribution to the team.”