Rolling stock leaser Porterbrook has appointed a new chief executive officer.
A former senior figure at FirstGroup, National Express and Eurostar International, Mary Grant brings with her 20 years’ experience in the transport sector and replaces Paul Francis, who retired from the role in July after 20 years.
Ms Grant will join the company’s board on September 13 and said she was excited and looking forward to creating a new vision for the company.
Porterbrook chairman Phil White added, ‘Mary has an excellent reputation within the transport sector and I am looking forward to working with her and welcoming her onto the board. Mary’s experience and knowledge of the industry will be a great asset to the company.’