Premier Welcomes New Non-Executive Director
Premier announced that Mike Welton will join Premier's Board as a non-executive director with effect from June 1, 2009. Mike was appointed Chairman of Southern Water in January 2008 and also sits on the advisory board of Montrose Associates. He was previously Chairman of Hanson plc, the Turkish/British Business Council and the UK Government’s Railway Sector Advisory Group. He has also held the position of Chief Executive of the international engineering construction and services group Balfour Beatty plc.
Mike is a chartered civil engineer and Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and the Institution of Civil Engineers.
Sir David John, Chairman, commented, "Mike brings a wealth of board-level experience and will be a worthy addition. I am delighted to welcome him to the Board."
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