MJ Gleeson announced this Monday the appointment of a new non-executive Director, Colin Dearlove, formerly Group Finance Director for Barrett Development.
Dermot Gleeson, the current chairman of MJ Gleeson, welcomed Mr Dearlove saying: "My Board colleagues and I are delighted that someone of Colin's standing in the house-building industry is joining our Board".
He continued: "His considerable experience at Barratt Developments of implementing strategic change, and knowledge of the UK housing market are also major plusses".
Mr Dearlove's new directorship follows the departure of former board member Eric Stobart, who had chaired the committee since 1999.
Mr Gleeson also thanked Mr Stobart, commenting that the Group owe him, "an enormous debt of gratitude".