Grainger appoints two directors
Mr. Clare is currently Senior Independent Director of both United Utilities Group plc and Ladbrokes Coral Group plc and a Non-Executive Director of Premier Marinas Holdings Limited.
Mr. Clare was previously Chief Executive of Barratt Developments plc from 2006-2015 and is a former trustee of the Building Research Establishment and the UK Green Building Council.
Prior to joining Barratt, Mr. Clare was an executive director of Centrica plc and held a number of senior roles both within Centrica plc and British Gas. He has also been a non-executive director of BAA plc, the airports operator.
Grainger plc is also announcing that Justin Read will join the board as a non-executive director on February 13, 2017.
Mr. Read was Group Finance Director of SEGRO plc from August 2011 to December 2016. Between 2008 and 2011 he was Group Finance Director at Speedy Hire plc.
Prior to this, Mr. Read spent 13 years in a variety of roles at Hanson plc, including Deputy Finance Director, Managing Director of Hanson Continental Europe, Head of Corporate Development, Head of Risk Management and Group Treasurer.
He has also held positions at Euro Disney S.C.A. and Bankers Trust Company.
Mr. Read was recently appointed as a non-executive director of Ibstock plc. ■
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