Intertek Group plc - Appointment of a new Non-Executive Director and directorate changes
February 05, 2021
Intertek, the leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, announces the appointment of Lynda Clarizio as a Non-Executive Director of Intertek with effect from 1 March 2021.
Lynda Clarizio has over 20 years' experience in the media industry growing and scaling businesses with a focus on data and measurement solutions to drive transparency and accountability and improve business performance. She served as President of U.S. Media at Nielsen Holdings plc, a global measurement and data analytics company, where she worked from 2013 to 2018. Her prior experience includes CEO, President and other leadership positions at AppNexus, Inc., INVISION, Inc., AOL Inc. and Advertising.com. She previously was a partner in the law firm Arnold & Porter, where she practiced law from 1987 to 1999.
Lynda is currently a director of CDW Corporation and Emerald Holding, Inc. (both US listed companies), and OpenSlate, Resonate Networks, Inc, Adjust GmbH and Human Rights First (a non-profit international human rights organisation).
Louise Makin will be stepping down from the Board of Intertek as a Non-Executive Director on 30 June 2021 after serving for nine years. During this time, Louise has been a diligent and valued member of the Board and the Committees upon which she has served during her tenure.
Andy Martin, Chairman of Intertek, commented:
"I am delighted to welcome Lynda Clarizio to the Intertek Board. Lynda brings a strong track record of outstanding leadership in complex organisations and her significant experience in digital measurement and broader technology provides a strong addition to the current skills on the Intertek Board.
On behalf of Intertek, I would also like to thank Louise Makin 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 Lynda Clarizio under paragraph LR 9.6.13R 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
Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 44,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains.
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