Real estate investor and manager Cromwell Property Group has appointed Nigel Batters as chief financial officer for Europe, starting April 2020.

Nigel Batters CFO Cromwell Property Group

Nigel Batters CFO Cromwell Property Group

He will be joining from Australian chartered accounting firm Baker Tilly Pitcher Partners where he is currently a chartered accountant.

Batters has been working in commercial finance and property for more than 20 years, principally as a senior audit executive with Ernst & Young UK.

Michael Wilde, chief financial officer at Cromwell Property Group, said: “Nigel is extremely familiar with the group’s finances and operations, having worked alongside Cromwell since 2013 when he became the lead engagement partner on the group audit.”