Strategy & Operations » Leadership & Management » Ex-WH Smith FD named Bloomsbury audit chair

JOHN WARREN has been appointed as an independent non-executive director at Bloomsbury Publishing.

Warren, a former at FD at WH Smith, will also chair the audit committee and succeeds Ian Cormack as senior independent director, as announced at the publishing company’s annual general meeting today.

With non-executive experience including working as audit committee chair at Welsh Water and Greencore Group among others, Warren also served as FD for WH Smith and United Biscuits.

His predecessor, Cormack, retires from the board after his term ends and after over five and a half years at the company.