BIFM Board appoint Gareth Tancred as CEO
23-02-12 15:34 BIFM
The BIFM Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Gareth Tancred as CEO of the Institute, with immediate effect.
The announcement comes after a meeting of the Board today at which the motion was approved. Gareth has been carrying out the role on an acting then interim basis since October 2011 and has been Chief Operating Officer with the Institute since 2009.
Commenting on the appointment, chairman Ian Broadbent said "Gareth has proved to be a very competent interim appointment providing stability whilst at the same time introducing new ways of working and setting a foundation for future growth. I look forward to supporting Gareth during my remaining time as chair as we work together to advance our profession".
Gareth commented on the appointment “I am delighted to have been selected by the Board to take on the role of CEO and look forward to keeping up the great work and momentum of the Institute’s development to ensure we deliver what the sector needs. Driving forward the strategy set out by the Board is integral to the success of the Institute and to the support and advancement of this fast paced profession”.