Sigma, the private rented sector, residential development and urban regeneration specialist, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Sutcliffe as Non-executive Chairman with immediate effect. Ian brings a wealth of board level experience in both house building and other companies. Most recently he was Group Chief Executive of Countryside Properties plc, until his retirement earlier this year, and Senior Independent Director at Ashtead Group plc. He was also previously UK Chief Executive of Taylor Wimpey plc and Chief Operating Officer of SEGRO plc. Current Chairman David Sigsworth will remain on the Sigma board as Senior Independent Non-executive Director.
Graham Barnet, CEO, commented;
“We are delighted that Ian is joining Sigma’s board as Chair. He brings wide-ranging experience and a significant track record. Having worked closely with us over the past seven years, he is fully familiar with the Group and with the substantial growth opportunities ahead of us.
“I would like to thank David for his huge contribution to Sigma as Chairman over the last 13 years, and we are very pleased that he is able to remain on the Board.”
Ian Sutcliffe, Chairman, commented;
“I am delighted to be joining Sigma at this exciting phase of the Company’s growth strategy. I have been a huge supporter of the business and look forward to helping Graham and the team take its growth to the next level in the years to come.”