Insights / April 2009

New Vice-Chancellor appointed at the University of East Anglia

The governing Council of the University of East Anglia has appointed Professor Edward Acton as its new Vice-Chancellor. Chair of Council, Stuart Holmes, commented: "Our recruitment process was very rigorous and challenging for the excellent candidates we attracted. It [...]

Perrett Laver working with HM Treasury

Perrett Laver is advising on the appointments of Members of the Group Resource Audit Committee (GRAC) at HM Treasury. The role of GRAC is to provide appropriate assurance with regard to the Treasury's responsibilities, particularly in regard to its recent interventions in [...]

John Harrington appointed to Hays (UK and Ireland)

John Harrington has been appointed as the new Director of Shared Services at Hays (UK and Ireland).[...]

Search for Chief Information Officer, Plan International

Founded over 70 years ago, Plan is one of the oldest and largest international development agencies in the world.  Plan works in 49 developing countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas. The Chief Information Officer is a core member of Plan's [...]

Search for new CEO, Samaritans

Samaritans is an internationally recognised charity, with c.15,000 volunteers nationally and a very strong values-driven ethos. Perrett Laver is currently working with the organisation to identify a new Chief Executive Officer.[...]

Search for new President, Wolfson College, Cambridge

Perrett Laver has been appointed to advise Wolfson College at the University of Cambridge on its search for a new President. The President since 1994 has been Dr Gordon Johnson, who will retire in September 2010.[...]


Perrett Laver has been appointed to advise UCAS on the appointment of its new CEO, succeeding Anthony McClaran who is leaving to join the Quality Assurance Agency.[...]

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