Strategy & Operations » Leadership & Management » Citibase appoints new Group FD

Citibase, an office space provider, has appointed of Tim Irons in the newly created role of Group Finance Director.

Reporting to CEO Steve Jude, Tim joins from CVP (Creative Video Productions), one of the UK’s most successful broadcast equipment providers, where he was Chief Financial Officer. Prior to this, he held senior roles at International Stadia Group Ltd, Saint-Gobain and Caudwell Group, having started his career with Deloitte.

Tim will oversee financial control, risk management and statutory compliance and the announcement comes after an period of expansion for Citibase. The company has opened nine new flexible officing hubs in the past 12 months across the UK including Aberdeen, Wakefield and London, while also delivering the best results in its 24-year history, with a 23% rise in year on year earnings (EBITDA) and total revenue up by 7% to £21.25m.

Steve Jude, Citibase CEO, comments: “Demand for our flexible offices has never been higher, driven by the businesses of the new economy who require good-value, flexible offices with short term contracts that allow them to flourish. Tim will drive a culture of excellence within the Finance function and the wider business, allowing us to build upon the record growth that we experienced this year.”