Chris Grigg appointed non-executive director of BAE Systems

Chris Grigg has been appointed non-executive director of BAE Systems with effect from 1 July 2013. Grigg is currently chief executive of the British Land Company, a position he has held for the past four years.

Commenting on the appointment, chairman of BAE Sir Richard Olver said:

We are very pleased that Chris Grigg has agreed to join the BAE Systems board. As chief executive of a FTSE 100 company he has the experience and skills necessary to make a great contribution to the effectiveness of our board.