Sam Younger CBE joins Marston Advisory Group

13 June, 2016

Marston Holdings is pleased to announce that Sam Younger CBE has joined its independent Advisory Group. The Advisory Group monitors Marston’s ethical agenda and its corporate culture.

Sam, who becomes the Group’s seventh member, has extensive experience of public service and the third sector, having been:

  • Chief Executive of the Charity Commission;
  • Chief Executive of Shelter;
  • Chair of the Electoral Commission;
  • Director General of the British Red Cross; and
  • Managing Director of the BBC World Service.

Other Advisory Group members include former Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards, Elizabeth Filkin CBE, former Chair of the Local Government Association, Baroness Eaton DBE, and the Managing Director of Customers, Communication and Technology at Transport for London, Vernon Everitt.

Sam comments that:

“Recovering monies on behalf of taxpayers is an important social function, and it is vital that this work is undertaken responsibly.

Marston’s Advisory Group is an important part of its governance framework, and I look forward to engaging with both Advisory Group colleagues and the business over the term of my appointment.”

Advisory Group Chair, Elizabeth Filkin CBE, commented that:

“I’m delighted to welcome Sam to the Advisory Group. He has a first rate track record, and experience that is highly relevant to our work.”

Please contact Marston Holdings Communications to find out more information, either on 01992 803 026 or via email at communications@marstonholdings.co.uk.

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