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Orbit Group welcomes two new Board members

Andy And David

Orbit Group is delighted to have appointed two new Non-Executive Directors to its Group Board. Andy Hobart and David Weaver bring extensive experience from the customer services and financial sectors.

Andy Hobart (pictured left) has held a variety of senior positions in the construction industry and customer-facing organisations, most recently as Managing Director with Wates Group and Balfour Beatty. His commercial experience will be invaluable as Orbit continues to drive improvements in its customer focus and service delivery.

David Weaver (pictured right) has a distinguished career in investment banking at a senior level in the UK and US, having worked in a number of executive roles, including Deutsche Bank and at global investment bank Jefferies LLC as its European Chair and CEO. He brings over 25 years’ experience in financial strategy, equity management and business growth.

Chair of Orbit Group, Baroness Blackstone, said: “We are delighted to welcome Andy and David to our Board. Their wealth of knowledge and experience will support our drive for excellent customer service, and the delivery of affordable housing options across a range of tenures.”