– UK, High Wycombe – Biffa plc (LON: BIFF), the UK’s leading sustainable waste management business, today announced the appointment of Claire Miles to its Board as a Non-Executive Director effective from 1 April 2021.
“I am delighted to welcome Claire to the Biffa Board. With a strong operational background and a wealth of digital and business transformation experience, Claire will be a valuable addition to the Board” said Board Chairman, Ken Lever.
Claire will also be a member of the Remuneration Committee from that date.
About Claire Miles
Claire is currently the CEO of Yell, the UK digital marketing services business. Before this, Claire was managing director of Centrica Hive Limited as part of a nine-year career at Centrica holding various general management and operational positions, including managing director of HomeCare, where she gained significant experience in customer service, digital and business transformation. Claire previously held executive leadership roles at General Electric and Santander and was a non-executive director at Northgate plc for four and a half years and member of its Remuneration Committee before stepping down from the Board following its merger with Redde.
Biffa has been at the forefront of the UK’s waste industry for over a hundred years, with operations that span the entire breadth of the waste management process including collection, recycling, treatment, disposal, and energy generation. Our purpose is to change the way people think about waste. We help people see the opportunities that exist when we manage our waste in the right way. We understand the vital role we have to play in helping the UK to address the climate emergency and deliver sustainable growth. This involves an ambitious investment program in green economy infrastructure and low carbon collections, alongside an ongoing commitment to sector leadership in the health, safety, and wellbeing of our people. Biffa is a Great British company.
For more information: https://www.biffa.co.uk