Appointments: Purplebricks appoints UK boss; director promotion at Grant Thornton

Purplebricks UK chief executive Lee Wainwright
Online estate agent Purplebricks has appointed a chief executive of its UK business as part of its growth plans. Lee Wainwright joined the Solihull-based property group last March as chief operations officer and has now stepped up to run its UK division. He had spent 26 years with Countrywide, and for nearly half his career there was a divisional managing director with responsibility for the growth and strategic development of a number of their brands and divisions. Purplebricks is expanding internationally and has launched ... For the full story register now for free or login below...