Informa PLC (“Informa” or the “Group”) today announces that Adam Walker is to move from his position as Group Finance Director of Informa in order to take up the post of Group Finance Director at FTSE100 engineering firm GKN plc.
Adam will remain with Informa until December 31st to complete the current financial reporting period, including the Q3 Interim Management Statement, which will be released as scheduled on October 21st. The Group has appointed an executive search firm to work closely with Chief Executive Designate Stephen Carter to identify his successor.
Derek Mapp, Chairman, said:
“Adam has made a tremendous contribution since he joined Informa nearly six years ago. His knowledge and expertise have been invaluable through a very challenging economic period. We are sad to see him go but understand his ambitions, which are met by the attractive opportunity on offer. We look forward to working with Adam through to the end of the year and wish him all the best in his new role.”
Derek Mapp, Chairman +44 (0) 20 7017 4302
Richard Menzies-Gow, Investor Relations +44 (0) 20 3377 3445
Charles Palmer +44 (0) 20 7269 7112
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