PageGroup appoints David Lowden as chairman
Michael Page International plc ("PageGroup") has announced the appointment of David Lowden as chairman of PageGroup, with effect from 31st December 2015. Lowden succeeds Robin Buchanan, who retires from the Board on the same date.
Lowden will also be appointed chairman of the Nomination Committee, with effect from 31st December 2015. He will cease, however, to be chairman of, and a member of, the Remuneration Committee. He will also cease to be a member of the Audit Committee, all with effect from 31st December 2015.
Danuta Gray will be appointed chairman of the Remuneration Committee, with effect from 31 December 2015.
Lowden said, "On behalf of the Board of PageGroup, I would like to thank Robin Buchanan for his contribution as Chairman, and wish him every success in the future."
Steve Ingham, CEO of PageGroup, said, "I am delighted with David's appointment having worked with him over the last three years. David's depth of international experience with people led public companies, is hugely valuable. His style and personality is a great fit with the culture of Page. I look forward to working with him as Chairman."
The Nomination Committee, led by Ruby McGregor-Smith, senior independent director, oversaw the search, assisted by The Zygos Partnership, before making a unanimous recommendation to the Board.