Capita names Patrick Butcher as Chief Financial Officer

- Leadership - Aug 22, 2018

The professional services firm, Capita plc, has appointed Patrick Butcher as its new Chief Financial Officer.

Butcher will replace Nick Greatorex on 30 September, who has held the position from March 2015.

The new CFO has more than 19 years of experience working as a finance director, having spent six years as Group Finance Director at Network Rail.

Butcher has also worked for Deloitte & Touche and more recently the bus and rail firm, Go-Ahead Group.


“I am delighted to welcome Patrick to Capita,” stated Jon Lewis, Chief Executive Officer of Capita.

“He is an accomplished Chief Financial Officer with first class strategic financial management experience developed over 25 years, including 19 years in finance director roles.”

“Patrick is joining Capita at an exciting time. We have de-levered the balance sheet, disposed of non-core assets, started to reduce costs and invest in the business.”

“We are looking forward to adding Patrick’s new perspective, energy and experience to support the good start we have made with our transformation programme and new strategy, delivering the commitments we have made to all our stakeholders.”

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