New Speedy Hire FD zooms into position

SPEEDY HIRE’S new group financial director will be Lynn Krige, who will take the role subsequent to Justin Read’s resignation taking effect from 26 August.

Krige has been group financial director of John Laing since 2007 and will take up her new position from 1 September, although she will not begin her salaried role until 1 October.

Originally from South Africa, she qualified as a chartered accountant with Deloitte.

Chief executive Steve Corcoran thanked the outgoing financial director and said: “[Lynn’s] experience will be most valuable and we look forward to her input as the company continues its growth.”

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