Winkworth appoints CFO

M Winkworth, the leading franchisor of real estate agencies, has appointed Andrew Nicol as chief financial officer and member of the board.

Having qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG Peat Marwick, Nicol has worked in both the corporate sector and in consultancy, notably with The Boston Consultancy Group and most recently Oxera Consulting.

At Winkworth, Nicol will be responsible not only for the company's financial reporting but also for helping to further evolve the Winkworth platform and infrastructure.

At 3:29pm: (LON:WINK) M Winkworth plc share price was 0p at 110.5p