Intertek Group plc - Appointment of a new Non-Executive Director and directorate changes
December 18, 2020
Intertek, the leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, announces the appointment of Tamara Ingram as a Non-Executive Director of Intertek with effect from today.
Tamara Ingram has had an extensive career in advertising, marketing and digital communication and has a deep understanding of consumer brands and digital strategy. She is currently the Non-Executive Chair of Wunderman Thompson, a subsidiary of WPP plc, after serving as its Global Chair since 2019. She is also currently a Non-Executive Director of Marks and Spencer Group plc and of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. and was previously a Non-Executive Director of the Sage Group plc and Serco Group plc. Her executive experience includes senior roles at Kantar Group, McCann Erickson and Saatchi & Saatchi UK - where she held the roles of CEO and Executive Chair.
Lena Wilson will be stepping down from the Board of Intertek as a Non-Executive Director on 31 January 2021 after serving for nearly nine years. During this time, Lena has been a diligent and valued member of the Audit and Nomination Committees.
Sir David Reid, Chairman of Intertek, commented:
"I am delighted to welcome Tamara Ingram to the Intertek Board. Tamara brings a strong track record of outstanding leadership in global marketing services and her experience of branding and digital strategy together with her stakeholder management abilities provides a strong addition to the current skills on the Intertek Board.
On behalf of Intertek, I would also like to thank Lena Wilson for her enthusiasm, dedicated service and valuable contribution as a Non-Executive Director and Committee member since she joined the Board in 2012."
Intertek is not required to make any further disclosures in respect of Tamara Ingram under paragraph LR 9.6.13 R of the UK Listing Rules.
For further information, please contact:
Denis Moreau, Investor Relations
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7396 3415
Jonathon Brill, FTI Consulting
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 3727 1000
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