Harrogate's idhl recruits new Chief Financial Officer from Jaywing

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Mike Sprot

Harrogate-based idhl has appointed Mike Sprot as Chief Financial Officer and Lisa Higham in the new director role of Chief Operating Officer.

Former Group Finance Director Higham will provide dedicated support to the development of key operational departments.

Sprot joins from Jaywing, where he also held the position of Chief Financial Officer from 2015.

Dennis Engel, Chief Executive of idhl, said: “These appointments represent a strategic milestone in the evolution of the Group, reflecting our significant growth over recent years, which is continuing despite current market conditions.

“Mike’s background and external experience combined with Lisa’s encyclopaedic knowledge of the Group will prove a powerful combination as we embark on the next phase at idhl.”

Sprot added: “It’s a hugely exciting time to be joining idhl. I look forward to being part of the Group’s ambitious growth strategy and supporting the achievement of this through a unique depth of industry understanding alongside fund raising and acquisition expertise.”