RNID appoints new chair
Gerald Corbett, the former chief executive of Railtrack, has been appointed chairman of deafness charity the RNID.
“RNID is one of the leading voluntary organisations in the country and I want to build on the achievements of James and the management team,” Corbett said. “I am looking forward to working with everyone at the RNID on making the world a better place for deaf and hard of hearing people.”
Corbett is also non-executive chairman of Britvic, the drinks company, SSL International, a manufacturer of healthcare products and Greencore Group, a supplier of food ingredients.
He takes over formally on 26 October.