North makes high-profile board appointment

Former KPMG partner Mick Thompson has been appointed as Independent Non-Executive Director for North of England Club. He has also been appointed to North’s Group Audit Committee.

Thompson retired as a senior partner at KPMG in 2018.

North CEO Paul Jennings said that “we are very proud to welcome someone of Mick’s calibre to the board of North. He’s a highly respected member of the North East business community who is committed to the region and its economy – as demonstrated by his extensive work across sectors.