Capita announces new CEO

Capita has finally found a permanent chief exec
Thursday 12 Oct 2017 Author: David Stevenson

Former Amec Foster Wheeler boss Jon Lewis is joining outsourcer Capita (CPI) as CEO.

The company had been without a chief executive since Andy Parker announced he was leaving in March and stepped down last month.

Parker had a tricky tenure with a string of profit warnings as well as disputes with staff over pension changes. Lewis will join on 1 December, allowing interim chief executive Nick Greatorex to return to his role as finance director.

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