King, who took up his new role on 6 March 2018, has more than 30 years’ experience in facilities management, most recently he worked for Sodexo, where he was Managing Director of its Corporate Services business and Senior Vice President Business Development of Sodexo’s Worldwide Seniors/Healthcare operations.
He brings extensive functional and leadership experience to Tenon FM, having had global responsibility for corporate real estate and workplace services at a wide range of companies operating in a number of different sectors, including GSK, Nokia, National Australia Banking Group and BUPA. He has a strong understanding of the facilities & business support services market.
King is a fellow of the Royal Instititute of Chartered Surveyors and is also member of Chartered Institute of Building. He holds a MBA from Henley Business School and has Masters in Corporate Real Estate.
He also sits on the Global WORKTECH Academy Advisory Board, a global knowledge community dedicated to giving organisations the best information, insights and ideas on the changing world of work: people, place, technology culture, innovation, architecture and design.
Speaking about his appointment King said: “This is a great time to be joining Tenon. It is a company with ambitions in the UK and overseas and I admire how it has grown and how it continues to strengthen and develop its service offering. I have a great respect for the organisation and its people and I am looking forward to leading it and building on its ‘can do’ attitude.”