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Lyons joins Serco as chairman

Alastair Lyons doubles up on his chairman roles

Admiral Group chairman Alastair Lyons is taking on the same role at
Serco.

The chartered accountant joins the public sector service specialists as
non-executive and takes on the chairmanship following its AGM on 11 May. He will
continue as Admiral
Group
chairman.

The search process was led by senior independent director Baroness Margaret
Ford.

Lyons has held senior roles in the banking industry, as well as serving as a
non-exec for government departments.

“He brings with him a strong commercial acumen and public service ethos and
has a wealth of experience gained in fast-growing companies, supporting UK
Government departments and leading boards,” said Kevin Beeston, outgoing
chairman, Serco Group.

Further reading:

Profile:
Kevin Chidwick, FD of Admiral Group

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