Appointment to the Board
Richard Connell was appointed to the Board in September 2007.
Career and experience
Richard Connell is a Chartered Accountant and worked in investment management with 3i Group, Invesco and HSBC. In addition to his role with CVS, he is chairman of a number of other companies and was previously chairman of Dignity plc, Mercury Pharma and Ideal Stelrad Group.
Richard is chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee and the Nominations Committee.