LogicaCMG appoints McKenna COO; Warren to take on UK
20 December 2004 | 1686 views | 0
LogicaCMG is pleased to announce the following appointments, effective 1st January 2005, the start of its new financial year:
Jim McKenna (49) becomes Chief Operating Officer. Jim is currently the Chief Executive, UK and Ireland and more recently Germany. He has been a Main Board Director of Logica and subsequently LogicaCMG since February 1998. Jim will focus on the month to month delivery of the Group's operating results. This will allow Martin Read, Group Chief Executive to spend more time on medium and longer term issues. Guy Warren (45) will join the Executive Committee as Chief Executive, UK. Guy has been responsible for managing the Group's UK Financial Services division. Reinoud Drenth (41) will join the Executive Committee as Chief Executive for the Group's operations in France, Belgium, Central & Eastern Europe, Nordics and Baltics. Reinoud, a Dutch national, has been responsible for managing the Group's outsourcing operations in the Netherlands. Nick Caplan (45) will join the Executive Committee in his current role of Managing Director, Global Financial Services. At the end of June 2005 he will take over the role of International Lines of Business Director from Bernd Lantermann who will be retiring having reached the age of 60.
Martin Read, Group Chief Executive said: "Now that the merger of Logica and CMG has been successfully implemented, these changes will support the continued development of the Group. It is particularly pleasing that the three new appointees to the Executive Committee have been through the Senior Management Leadership Development Programme which we initiated early in 2003 soon after the merger took place."