PageGroup CEO takes leave of absence after skiing accident

Michael Searles
The company's CFO Kelvin Stagg will take charge of the executive team in Steve Ingham's absence (Source: PageGroup)

British recruitment company PageGroup has revealed that chief exectuvie Steve Ingham will be out of action for a "number of weeks".

Ingham badly suffered a bad back injury while skiing and will not be able to carry out his duties in the short-term.

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The company has announced that, during his leave of absence, chief financial officer Kelvin Stagg would lead the executive team instead.

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“In Steve Ingham's absence, the PageGroup executive team, all of whom are highly experienced and have worked within the group for a significant amount of time, will continue to run the operations globally,” the group said.

"A further announcement will be made as appropriate," it added.