Go-Ahead appoints new Chief Finance Officer

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Patrick Butcher, formerly Group Finance Director of Network Rail, has joined Go-Ahead Group as its Chief Finance Officer. 

David Brown, Group Chief Executive of Go-Ahead Group said: “Patrick is an excellent appointment, bringing strong financial management capabilities as well as significant transport sector and stakeholder experience.

“I’d also like to thank Paul Edwards, Group Financial Controller, for his support in covering the role on an interim basis until Patrick’s arrival.”

Patrick Butcher added: “Go-Ahead is a respected transport Group and has a well-earned reputation for strong, transparent, financial reporting and investor relations.

“I’m looking forward to playing my part in leading the organisation and delivering its growth strategy.”