Richard Akers joins Barratt’s board
Housebuilder Barratt Developments has appointed Land Securities’ head of retail Richard Akers to its board.
Akers is to join Barratt as a non-executive director on 2 April.
He joined Land Securities in 1995 and prior to that worked at Amec Developments.
Barratt chairman Bob Lawson said: “Richard has a broad business experience and a deep knowledge of the property market from a commercial and retail perspective which will complement the existing skills of the board.”