Ferguson PLC Non-Executive Director Appointment
January 31 2023 - 06:45AM
UK Regulatory (RNS & others)
RNS Number : 4073O
31 January 2023
Ferguson Appoints James S. Metcalf as a Non-Executive
Wokingham, England-January 31, 2023- Ferguson plc (NYSE: FERG;
LSE: FERG) announces today the appointment of James S. Metcalf to
the Board as a Non-Executive Director effective February 1, 2023.
Mr. Metcalf will join the Board's Compensation Committee and
Nominations & Governance Committee.
Mr. Metcalf , a U.S. citizen, previously served as Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer of Cornerstone Building Brands from 2018
until his retirement as CEO in September 2021 and as Chairman in
March 2022. Prior to joining Cornerstone Building Brands, he held
various roles at USG Corporation. At the time of his retirement
from USG in November 2016, Mr. Metcalf served as its Chairman since
December 2011, and served as its Chief Executive Officer and
President since January 2011. He also served as a board member of
Tenneco Inc. from 2014 to 2022.
"The Board is pleased to welcome James as its newest member,"
said Geoff Drabble, Ferguson Chairman. " He brings considerable
executive leadership, U.S. public company board and industry
experience to Ferguson. James's specific background in balance
sheet management, strategic planning, operational excellence and
building organic growth will help Ferguson realize our vision to
become the ultimate project success company."
Ferguson plc (NYSE: FERG; LSE: FERG) is a leading value-added
distributor in North America providing expertise, solutions and
products from infrastructure, plumbing and appliances to HVAC,
fire, fabrication and more. We exist to make our customers' complex
projects simple, successful and sustainable. Ferguson is
headquartered in the U.K., with its operations and associates
solely focused on North America and managed from Newport News,
Virginia. For more information, please visit www.corporate.ferguson.com or follow us on LinkedIn www.linkedin.com/company/ferguson-enterprises .
For further information please contact:
Investor Inquiries Media Inquiries
Brian Lantz John Pappas
Vice President, IR and Communications Director, Financial Communications
+1 224 285 2410 +1 484 790 2727
Director, Investor Relations
+1 757 603 0111
# # #
This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the
London Stock Exchange. RNS is approved by the Financial Conduct
Authority to act as a Primary Information Provider in the United
Kingdom. Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution
of this information may apply. For further information, please
contact email@example.com or visit www.rns.com.
RNS may use your IP address to confirm compliance with the terms
and conditions, to analyse how you engage with the information
contained in this communication, and to share such analysis on an
anonymised basis with others as part of our commercial services.
For further information about how RNS and the London Stock Exchange
use the personal data you provide us, please see our Privacy
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
January 31, 2023 06:45 ET (11:45 GMT)
Historical Stock Chart
From May 2023 to Jun 2023
Historical Stock Chart
From Jun 2022 to Jun 2023