Countrywide hires Bupa’s Alison Platt

Ms Platt has 20 years’ experience in senior roles at Bupa, most recently as managing director of its UK, Europe and North American division.

She said: “I firmly believe there are significant opportunities available for Countrywide as an integrated player to further strengthen its business and performance through the recovery of the UK property market.”

Ms Platt will join on 1 Spetember, subject to FCA approval, when Mr Turner will become non-executive chairman.

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