PFI specialist apromotes Gary Neville, who has been with the company since 2001.

PFI specialist John Laing has appointed Gary Neville as a director of the company.

Neville joined the group in 2001 and has been responsible for portfolio management, acquisitions and disposals.

He will take up his new position of director on 1 August.

Bill Forrester, chairman of John Laing said: “I am delighted to be welcoming Gary onto the Board. His experience and expertise in the financial structuring of PFI/PPP projects and the growing secondary market for these assets will be invaluable to us in our position as the UK’s listed leader in this field.”