Wincanton announces John Pattullo to join its Board as Non-Executive Director

– UK, Chippenham –  Wincanton PLC (LON: WIN), a leading supply chain partner for UK business, today announced the appointment of John Pattullo OBE to its Board as a Non-executive Director effective from 1 November 2023.

John Pattullo will also join the Audit and Nomination Committees.

About John Pattullo

John Pattullo is currently Senior Independent Director of Redde Northgate plc, the FTSE250 supplier of integrated mobility solutions company, a position he has held since 2019. He was previously Chair of V Group until December 2020 and has served as Senior Independent Director and Remuneration Committee Chair of Electrocomponents plc (now RS Group plc), Chair of NHS Blood & Transplant, Chair of Marken Logistics and Chair of In Kind Direct, a Prince’s charity.

John was CEO of Ceva Logistics Ltd, between 2007 and 2012. Before that, he worked for Exel plc/DHL where he led the EMEA logistics business and earlier held several senior global supply chain appointments with Procter & Gamble.

Sir Martin Read CBE, Chair of Wincanton, commented: “We are very pleased to have secured someone of John’s wide experience in consumer goods and logistics and as a non-executive across a range of other industries. He will be a great asset to the Wincanton Board.”

John Pattullo OBE commented: “I am looking forward to joining Wincanton. The company has an excellent blue-chip client base, a strong balance sheet, and numerous exciting growth opportunities. I believe the business has real promise.”

Mr Pattullo OBE currently holds 8,000 Wincanton plc shares and no further information in connection with his appointment is required to be disclosed under Listing Rule 9.6.13R.

About Wincanton

Wincanton is a leading British supply chain solutions company. The Group provides business-critical services including storage, handling, and distribution; high volume efulfillment; retailer ‘dark stores’; two-person home delivery; fleet and transport management; and network optimization for many of the UK’s best-known companies.

The Group is active across a range of markets including food and consumer goods; retail and manufacturing; eCommerce; the public sector; major infrastructure; building materials; fuel; and defense. With almost 100 years’ heritage, Wincanton’s 20,300-strong team operates from 160 sites across the country, responsible for 7,400 vehicles.


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