17 Sep 2014
Sarah Jones has been appointed as Director of Finance at Anchor, England’s largest not-for-profit provider of housing and care to older people.
Sarah takes up the new position on 15 September. She joins from leading office supplies distributors Spicers Group, where she was Chief Financial Officer.
Anchor Chief Executive Jane Ashcroft said: “Sarah brings a wealth of experience at a time when we are investing in our existing housing and care and developing great new places and ways to live for older people. Her expertise will be invaluable as we continue to ensure we provide happy living as efficiently as possible and grow the organisation.”
Sarah, a Chartered Management Accountant, has held a variety of roles in finance, including seven years at Carpetright plc. She progressed to Director of Finance – UK & Republic of Ireland following roles in reporting and planning & analysis. She has also worked in senior roles at HMV and The Burton Group / Arcadia Group.