Consort Medical appoints CFO

Consort Medical has appointed Paul Hayes as group chief financial officer to to succeed Richard Cotton.

Hayes, who is group finance director of The Vitec Group, will join the company as CFO and an executive director on 1 May.

As previously announced, Cotton will leave Consort after the half year results in December. In the intervening period, Consort also announces the appointment of David Tilston as interim CFO to help effect a smooth transition with Hayes when he joins on 1 May.

At 8:02am: (LON:CSRT) Consort Medical PLC share price was -1p at 1093p