Multi-utility connections provider Aptus has announced the appointment of Chris Toole as its Group Finance Director.
Chris, who has over 15 years’ finance experience across a number of senior roles, was previously Group Financial Controller at Ipsum, a utility services specialist based in the North West, and also spent over nine years in senior finance roles at Exertis UK.
In his new position at Aptus, Chris will be responsible for managing the company’s accounting, financial reporting and performance.
He brings with him a wealth of experience, covering everything from budgeting and financial modelling to business planning and process improvements, and is tasked with helping to drive business success by providing financial insights that help support commercial decisions.
Speaking about his appointment, Chris said: “It feels like a fantastic time to join Aptus who are known for professionally delivering multi-utility projects. Aptus’ formula for success has been to establish exceptional client relationships underpinned by providing the highest quality service. I’m looking forward to helping the company continue with their ongoing success and support their ambitious plans for the future”.
Managing director Lisa Kerford said: “We’re thrilled to welcome Chris to Aptus. His knowledge, skills and proficiency will be a valuable asset to the team as we look to continue growing the company throughout the remainder of 2023 and beyond.”
Aptus designs, builds and installs gas, water, electricity and street lighting infrastructure for housing developers and construction clients. Operating from its Bolton headquarters, Aptus has regional depots across the UK.