International service company, Serco Group, has announced the appointment of Eric Born as a Non-Executive Director of the business and a member of the Audit and Corporate Responsibility Committees with effect from 1 January 2019.
Born has been Chief Executive Officer of Swissport International, the provider of ground and air cargo services in 50 countries across all five continents, since 2015. Prior to that he was CEO of Wincanton plc from 2010 to 2015, having been appointed Chief Operating Officer in 2009. From 2010 to 2014 he was also a Non-Executive Director and a member of the Audit, Nomination and Remuneration Committees of John Menzies plc.
Sir Roy Gardner, Non-Executive Chairman of Serco, commented: “I am very pleased to welcome Eric to the board of Serco. He has considerable international, strategic and operational experience and will add to the strength and breadth of the board.”