ABP appoints a new CFO and an MD for ABP Property Development
January 17, 2019
ABP is delighted to announce the appointment of Marina Wyatt as ABP’s new Chief Financial Officer.
Ms Wyatt will join ABP on 7 February, replacing Sebastian Bull. She joins ABP with over 20 years of experience in senior finance leadership roles. Most recently Marina was CFO of UBM plc and she previously held the senior finance role at TomTom NV, Colt Telecom Group Plc and Psion PLC. Ms Wyatt is a Chartered Accountant and is also a Non-Executive Director and Audit Chair at Renewi plc and a supervisory board member at Lucas Bols NV.
ABP is also delighted to announce, that after 8 years as CFO, Sebastian Bull will be taking up the new role of Managing Director, ABP Property Development. Mr. Bull will concentrate on maximising the value of ABP’s extensive property portfolio by realising exciting new development opportunities for underutilised land. In doing so, he will build on his previous experience as Director of Finance and Administration at the leading property developer, More London Development Limited.
Commenting on her new role, Ms Wyatt said, “I am very much looking forward to joining ABP and working with the team to deliver continued success for the business. ABP is the UK’s leading ports operator, playing a critical role facilitating trade and helping drive the nation’s economy, and I am very excited about being part of that.”
Mr. Bull commented, “ABP’s vast estate offers huge and exciting opportunities for our business. By focussing on realising these opportunities we can build an even brighter future for ABP.”
Henrik Pedersen, ABP Chief Executive Officer, commented, “I am very much looking forward to welcoming Marina to ABP. Her proven CFO track-record will undoubtedly be a big advantage in pursuing our strategic targets and goals. Additionally, the appointment of Sebastian as Managing Director, ABP Property Development, will further enhance our ability to drive the commercial development of our property portfolio.”