Man Group appoints Lord Livingston of Parkhead as director
Lord Livingston will, subject to his reappointment as a director at the Company's 2016 Annual General Meeting (AGM) in May 2016, will become Chairman.
Lord Livingston joins Man Group with almost two decades of board level FTSE 100 experience. He has been a serving member of the UK House of Lords since 2013 and was previously Minister of State for Trade and Investment for the UK Government from December 2013 to May 2015.
Lord Livingston also has an outstanding track record in the corporate world, most recently as Group Chief Executive Officer of BT Group Plc (BT) from 2008 to 2013.
Lord Livingston joined BT in 2002 as Group Chief Financial Officer, and went on to hold a number of other senior executive roles during his eleven years with the business. He was Chief Executive Officer of BT Retail, the consumer and business division, from 2005 to 2008. ■