Ex-BBA Aviation group FD takes non-exec role at Stobart

FORMER BBA AVIATION group finance director Andrew Wood has taken a non-executive director role at transport and distribution business Stobart.

Wood, who becomes non-executive director and senior independent director, was most recently group finance director at BBA Aviation from which he retired in April 2010. Prior to that role, Wood held a similar title at telecommunications business Racal Electronics.

He is currently non-executive director and chairman of the audit committee at listed businesses equipment rental company Lavendon, chartered airline Air Partner and textile service business Berendsen.

Stobart CEO Iain Ferguson said: I am pleased to welcome Andrew Wood to Stobart. His extensive board experience and financial expertise will be very valuable to the group and we look forward to working with him.  

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