BA lines up General Mills CFO for board role

James A Lawrence is set to join the board of BA in an non-executive

Lawrence is currently vice chairman and CFO of General Mills, one of the
largest food companies in North America.

Previously, the new import has sat on various boards, including Apple, as an
independent director.

Announcing the appointment, BA chairman Martin Broughton said: ‘We are
delighted that Jim will be joining the board. His range of experience covering
strategic consultancy, leading US multinationals in consumer products and the US
airline industry provides just the blend we were looking for.’

He will be joining BA’s ranks from 1 November.

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