BGL Group snaps up new MD for brands


Mr Townsend, who joins from Capita Insurance Division, replaces managing director Andy Bord who left the group earlier this year.

During his eight-year stint at Capita, Mr Townsend carried out three acquisitions and oversaw a period of growth, consisting of rising customer numbers, turnover and profit.

Chief operating officer at BGL Group, Matthew Donaldson, said: "Mark is exceptionally well placed to lead our Frontline business.

"This is a turning point for our in-house brands, both of which

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