Jane Barker appointed chairman of Marsh Ltd
Ms. Barker is CEO of Equitas, a position she has held for the past six years, having served as its Finance Director since 1995. Previously, she was Chief Operating Officer of the London Stock Exchange. Prior to that, Ms. Barker spent 14 years with Marsh, joining CT Bowring – later acquired by Marsh – in 1976, becoming Managing Director and International CFO in 1988. She was formerly a non-executive director of Santander UK plc.
Ms. Barker, who has been a non-executive director of the company since 2010, will succeed Sir Peter Middleton. ■