LONDON (Alliance News) - UDG Healthcare PLC said the chief executive officer of its Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services business, Chris Corbin, plans to retire in April 2019.
Corbin will transition into the role of chairman of this business in preparation for his retirement once his successor has been appointed.
This will allow for the "phase transition" of Corbin's responsibilities over the next two and a half years.
"I would like to thank Chris for his substantial contribution to the success of both the group and Ashfield since joining us in 2000. Under his leadership, Ashfield has developed into a leading international healthcare services organisation and a key division of the group. We will work closely with Chris over the next two and a half years to ensure a professional transition process and thereafter wish him the very best in retirement," said Chief Executive of UDG Brendan McAtamney in a statement.
Shares in UDG Healthcare were up 0.4% at 628.77 pence Mondayg.
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