1st February 2005
The board of Cello Group plc (‘Cello’) announces the appointment of Mark Bentley as Group Finance Director and Company Secretary. It is expected that he will join the board in late April, subject to existing contractual obligations.
Mark Bentley (34) is currently Chief Operating Officer of Citigate Dewe Rogerson Limited and Finance Director of Citigate SMARTS Group, part of Incepta Group plc. Prior to this, he was Financial Projects Manager at Hodder Headline plc. He qualified as a chartered accountant with PriceWaterhouseCoopers in 1996.
Commenting on his appointment, Kevin Steeds, Chairman of Cello said: ‘We look forward to welcoming Mark to the Group. He combines the traditional professional financial background with some excellent operational experience in the marketing services industry. I am sure he will play a key role in the future growth plans of Cello’