06 May, 2014
Forbes Solicitors is pleased to announce the appointment of Gavin Wright as CEO.
In a series of management changes Gavin joined the firm on 1st May from Deloitte where he was a Director within the Corporate Advisory team. Gavin has significant experience in the legal sector and in his role as CEO he will look to build upon Forbes' unprecedented success in recent years.
On his appointment Gavin comments, "I am delighted to be joining Forbes, a firm which is known for its commitment to exceptional client service and putting the client first in all they do. Forbes has a very talented management team and I look forward to working with them, the wider Partner group and all the staff to develop and enhance the firm further."
Siobhan Hardy, Managing Partner of the Leeds office, will become the firm's Senior Partner and will work with current Managing Partner Winston Hood. John Barker, who has led the firm for the last nine years, will continue with the firm as Director of Client Relations.
Siobhan Hardy comments, "I am proud to be entrusted with building on John's success and am confident that with the new management structure Forbes will continue to go from strength to strength. I am particularly pleased that John is staying with the firm in a senior position."
Pictured left to right: Gavin Wright, Siobhan Hardy, Winston Hood.