Peter France will join the Spirax Sarco board as an independent non-executive director with immediate effect. France will be a member of the audit, remuneration and nomination committees.
France had a career spanning 28 years with Rotork plc. From 2008 to August 2017 he was CEO at Rotork and led the business through a period of significant transformation and growth.
"This appointment is part of the succession planning undertaken by the nomination committee to recruit non-executive directors with the skills and experience required to support the implementation of our strategy for growth," says Spirax Sarco chairman Bill Whiteley.