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Bilby Plc – Board Appointment

Bilby Plc, (“Bilby” or “the Group”), the market leading building services company serving local authorities, housing associations and domestic customers in London and the South East, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Sangita Shah to the Board as Non-Executive Chairman with immediate effect.

Ms Shah has extensive experience in corporate finance, journalism and senior consultancy. Outside the company, she is a non-executive Director of Swindon Town FC and a board advisor to Global Reach Technology Limited. She has held a number of senior roles within blue chip organisations, including Unilever, Mars, Ernst & Young and KPMG and is a past President of the Chartered Institute of Journalists. Ms Shah is also a regular consultant to HM Cabinet Office, HSBC, Rathbones and MGM Advantage. By training she is a qualified accountant and a frequent key note speaker in forums for the European Parliament and European School of Management.

Phil Copolo, founder and fomer Deputy Chairman of Bilby plc, said: “I am delighted to welcome Sangita to the Bilby team and that we are able to benefit from her experience and knowledge. Her extensive background in business strategy and her current and previous executive and non-executive roles will be a real asset to the Group.”

For further information please contact:

  • Bilby Plc Telephone: +44 20 8300 0300
  • Darren Dunnett - Managing Director
  • David Ellingham - Finance Director

  • Hudson Sandler Telephone: +44 20 7796 4133
  • Charlie Jack
  • Emily Dillon

  • Charles Stanley Securities Telephone: +44 20 7149 6000
  • Russell Cook
  • James Greenwood