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First Names Group appoints Simon Radford as Non-Executive Director

13 December 2016

First Names Group is delighted to announce that Simon Radford has been appointed Non-Executive Director to its Group Board. The appointment is effective immediately.

Simon will bring independent judgement and thought on all issues concerning strategy, performance and resource. He will also Chair the Group’s Audit and Risk Committees.

With over 40 years’ financial experience, Simon is highly respected in the professional services sector. A Chartered Accountant, he held senior roles in global accountancy firm Deloitte before becoming Chief Financial Officer at a Jersey-based international fund administration business.

Speaking about his new appointment, Simon commented:

“I am really pleased to be taking up the role of Non-Executive Director. First Names Group is a fantastic company that is committed to delivering to the highest possible standards. I am looking forward to collaborating with the Board and committees to ensure that the business continues to thrive.”

Mark Pesco, First Names Group’s Chief Executive Officer, added:

“It is with great pleasure that we announce Simon as our new Non-Executive Director. A seasoned veteran, he holds numerous high profile independent directorships and his wealth of experience and knowledge will bring invaluable elements of challenge and support to the table.”