, Chief Executive of Coverage Care
and NCF Chairman has today announced the appointment of Chris Wall as the company’s new Finance Director.
Chris, who is currently the Finance Director, Deputy Chief Executive and Company Secretary at the Somerset Care Group
, is due to start at Coverage Care, based in Shropshire in August.
Jane Townson, Chief Executive of Somerset Care commented;
“Chris has made a significant, valuable and enduring contribution to Somerset Care. In particular, he has developed financial reporting. He has also supported the development of financing, which has funded Somerset Care’s c £50m development programme”
Externally, Chris has made valued contributions to professional associations in the care sector. For some years, he has been a member of the Board and Treasurer of the Somerset Registered Care Providers Association and an active participant in the Finance Directors forum of the National Care Forum.
"Everyone who works with Chris knows him to be a man of integrity, unfailingly kind, courteous, approachable, supportive and hard-working. He will be greatly missed.”
Announcing Chris’ appointment David Coull commented;
“Never has it been more true to say that we live in exciting and challenging times, the position of FD has never been more critical to the performance and development of essential services. I and my fellow directors are delighted to have been able to attract such an experienced and high calibre individual to the company who so obviously shares our values, hopes and aspirations for the future. We are all very much looking forward to Chris’ start in August and to moving the company forward positively to it next stage of development.”