PA Consulting Group has announced the appointment of Ian Barlow as a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the firm’s Audit Committee
Previously Senior Partner at KPMG in London, Mr Barlow attended his first PA International Board meeting on 6 June. He has many years of Board-level client experience. His other Board appointments include:
Jon Moynihan, PA’s Executive Chairman, said:
"All of us at PA are delighted that Ian has taken up this important role. As PA continues to grow and pursue a number of complex and ambitious global strategies, Ian brings significant expertise and experience to our governance structure."
Ian Barlow, commenting on his appointment, said:
"I am very enthused and excited by this role. With over 60 years of consulting history behind it, PA continues to be an energetic and ambitious firm with a strong market reputation for adding value to its clients. I’m looking forward to working with my fellow Board members to help PA build on its existing success and realise its long-term goals."
As Mr Barlow takes up the role, Matt Ridley has stepped down from PA’s Board, as of PA’s 6 June Board meeting. Jon Moynihan said: "Matt has been a great colleague to us all on the PA Board. We salute his significant contribution to PA and it is with considerable regret that we announce his decision to step down from the Board after nine years, during which PA's share price tripled ."