Creston plc (LSE: CRE), the marketing communications group, today announces changes to the Board.
Iain Ferguson today joins the Board as a Non-Executive Director representing the Company's largest shareholder, DBAY Advisors Limited.
Iain has considerable relevant experience gained in a number of business services, creative and digital/technology companies with UK and international operations. His background includes several years at Havas SA where he was a member of the Executive Committee and was Worldwide CEO of Marketing Services based in New York.
Richard Huntingford, Non-Executive Chairman of the Company, has decided to step down from the Board with effect from 31 March 2016. Richard will lead the process to identify an appropriate Non-Executive Chairman and the Board will update shareholders in due course.
The Board wishes to thank Richard for his contribution to Creston over the last six years, and in particular his advice and guidance since taking on the role of Non-Executive Chairman in 2014. In his time as Chairman he has overseen a period of major transition, supporting the development and implementation of a new five-year strategy. The Board wishes Richard every success with his other ventures.