Dart Group’s Finance Director joins Irwin Mitchell
After gaining their five ABS licences Irwin Mitchell has hired Andrew Merrick as their new Chief financial officer who will start in April 2013. Andrew Merrick previously worked at Leeds based transport and aviation group Dart, which owns budget airline jet2.com. Prior to this Mr Merrick has had senior positions at Thomas Cook and Bradford and Bingley.
Irwin Mitchell Group chief executive John Pickering said in a statement: “We’re now an ABS and have an established corporate structure in place. This senior appointment is reflective of the growth and development of Irwin Mitchell as a major law firm and we have well-defined plans to accelerate that growth further.”
Irwin Mitchell has big plans under the ABS model which will include adding new services. Andrew Merrick will become the third non lawyer on the board of IMCO Holdings; he will make a valuable contribution to the growth and development of the business.