Simon Holmes appointed new Finance Director at Getmapping

Simon Holmes appointed new Finance Director at Getmapping


Simon Holmes ACMA has been appointed the new Finance Director at leading aerial photography and mapping product company Getmapping Plc.

Holmes who officially joined the company on 1st January 2008 will drive the business forward through advanced financial systems as well as providing financial reporting and an advisory service to the main board. He will also be responsible for commercial agreements and investor relations.

Holmes, 40, has had extensive experience working in senior financial roles within businesses from SMEs to multinationals. Prior to coming to Getmapping he was employed as Group Finance Controller for leading Channel Island based insurance provider The Rossborough Group.

Holmes said: “I am delighted to be joining such a dynamic, innovative company that has continuously led the way in aerial photography. I look forward to working with the team to capitalise on the strong position we already hold and take advantage of the exciting prospects available to us.”

Tristram Cary, MD said: “We are delighted to welcome Simon to the company as Finance Director. He will bring fresh ideas and impetus to the organisation. I am confident that he will be able to show his mettle in handling all the financial and commercial challenges associated with growing this business.”