FTSE listed online gambling group GVC Holdings has confirmed the appointment of Jane Anscombe as an Independent Non-Executive Director.
An investment and communications specialist Anscombe has over thirty-years’ experience in finance for the gaming, leisure and entertainment sectors. She has held senior executive positions at Rank Group, Carlton Communications and Edison Investment Research.
Further to joining GVC as an independent Director, Anscombe has been appointed the new chair of the Remuneration Committee and be a key stakeholder on the firm’s Nominations Committee.
Lee Feldman, GVC Holdings Chairman, commented on the appointment of Anscombe; “I look forward to working with Jane who brings an impressive wealth of knowledge about the gaming sector and will enhance the Board’s discussions and decision-making.
As the new Chair of the Remuneration Committee, Jane will lead the process reviewing executive remuneration policy in consultation with our major shareholders. Jane is the fifth independent director GVC has recruited since joining the Main Market last year, reflecting our commitment to enhancing our corporate governance practices.”