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DSM Demolition & St Francis Group

Non-Executive Chair

DSM (specialists in demolition and site decomissioning) and The St Francis Group (regeneration and brownfield development experts) have recently been acquired by Metric Capital Partners to form a strategic partnership with shared governance. These highly profitable businesses are now under PE ownership for the first time. The business sought a new Chair with relevant sector expertise, listed board experience, and experience of taking a PE-owned asset to exit.

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Frank Nelson

Senior Independent Director, McCarthy and Stone, HICL Infrastructure, and Eurocell

(Successful candidate)
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Brian Baker

Group CFO, DSM Demolition & St Francis Group

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