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Jeremy Long Appointed MD of FirstGroups Rail Division
Thursday 4 March 2004
FirstGroup plc today appointed Jeremy Long as the new Managing Director of the companys rail division replacing Dean Finch who was promoted to FirstGroup plcs board as Commercial Director last week.
Jeremy will take charge of all the companys existing UK passenger and freight rail operations. As Commercial Director, Dean will retain responsibility for new rail business and re-franchising.
Jeremy is currently Chief Executive of GB Railways, which was acquired by FirstGroup last autumn.
First Chief Executive Moir Lockhead said: "I am delighted that Jeremy has agreed to take up this key post. He is extremely customer-focused and has a long track record of delivering growth and operating award winning rail services.
"I am very pleased to be taking on this role " and very much look forward to developing the First Rail portfolio' stated Jeremy Long.
Michael Mitchell, Corporate Communications Director Tel: 020 7291 0504