Appointment to the Board
Mike McCollum was appointed to the Board in April 2013.
Career and experience
Mike was Chief Executive Officer of Dignity plc, a FTSE-listed provider of funeral services, until 3 April 2020. Like CVS, this is a multi-site,
acquisitive service business. As Finance Director he was a prime mover in the 2002 leveraged buyout, the wholebusiness securitisation in 2003 and the IPO in 2004. He became Chief Executive Officer in 2009. Mike is a solicitor and holds an MBA from the University of Warwick
Mike was Chairman of the Remuneration Committee until 21 July 2020, when he assumed chairmanship of the Audit Committee. He is a member of all three Board Committees and is the Senior Independent Director.