Strategy & Operations » Leadership & Management » Headlam Group promotes finance director Steve Wilson to CEO

HEADLAM, the London-listed floorcoverings distributor, has promoted group finance director Steve Wilson to CEO.

Wilson, group FD since 1991, will succeed Tony Brewer as chief executive, Brewer is stepping down after 16 years as CEO.

The company said Wilson has an “in depth knowledge of the group’s operations and financials” and “a strong skillset for the future development of the business”.

The board has begun a recruitment process to appoint a new chief financial officer. Until this appointment is made, Wilson will maintain oversight of the finance function.