HA appoints new treasury chair
Published by Max Salsbury for 24dash.com in Housing
Housing association East Thames Group has appointed an existing member of its board as chair of its treasury committee.
Duncan Beardsley has 26 years' experience in corporate finance and treasury management, including 15 years as group treasurer for property development and investment company Hammerson plc.
As a core board member Mr Beardsley has already attended meetings of ETG’s subsidiary boards and gained a wide-ranging overview of its work. As treasury chair he will now also oversee all the group’s financial and commercial decisions.
As well as his experience in corporate finance and treasury matters, Mr Beardsley was a member of Notting Hill Housing Trust’s treasury and audit committees from 2012 to 2013.
He said: “As a core board member for the last three months I’ve gained detailed insights into the work East Thames does across east London and Essex.
“I’m now looking forward to using this knowledge to help the organisation build its commercial strength.”