We are pleased to announce the appointment of Neil Milner as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
Neil joins us from Halfords plc, the car maintenance and cycling retailer, where he was Head of Programmes responsible for executing the business’ key strategic initiatives. Prior to joining Halfords, Neil was IT Director for the National Trust between 2011 and 2013, where he was responsible for re-building its entire IT function and running its £20m p.a. IT operations across more than 500 properties. He has also held senior positions at Travelodge Hotels Ltd and DSGi.
Neil will be responsible for developing and improving our processes and enhancing outcomes for clients.
Commenting on the appointment, our CEO, Mark Duckworth, says: “We are thrilled to welcome Neil to Openwork in an important role for the business. Neil brings with him valuable experience outside financial services across a number of progressive sectors and we look forward to leveraging his expertise and strong technical skills as we move to the next stage in our development.”
Commenting on his appointment, Neil Milner says: “I am extremely pleased to be joining Openwork at this exciting time for the business. Having worked in a range of other sectors I am looking forward to a new challenge in financial services with a large and growing organisation that embraces change and puts its advisers and their clients at the heart of everything it does.”