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All change at Peel Ports

[ February 17, 2022   //   ]

Peel Ports chairman Tom Allison is standing down 4 April but will remain on the Peel Group board as a non-executive director while current chief executive Mark Whitworth will stand down but assume the role of chairman. Claudio Veritiero will take over as new chief executive.

Mark Whitworth (pictured, top) joined Peel Ports as Chief Executive in 2010 and has led major transformations including the concept and launch of the Liverpool2 container terminal.

Claudio Veritiero (pictured, lower) joined Peel Ports in 2021 with over 25 years of experience working in the infrastructure, logistics, property development and financing markets. He was previously chief operating officer of construction firm Kier Group and has held roles at Speedy Hire and Rothschild bank.