Mark Siviter will take over as CEO of Jersey Post on June 1, 2022, replacing Tim Brown, who will leave the business at the end of June.
Siviter has experience in the logistics and mail industry in the UK, Europe and South Africa. His recent roles have included CEO of DHL Global Mail UK, managing director of DHL Global Mail Europe and managing director of mail and retail at the UK Post Office.
Commenting on his appointment, Siviter said, “The transformation and diversification of Jersey Post over recent years has created a dynamic and successful business that delivers significant value for the island. I recognize the important role Jersey Post plays in the local community, through providing high-quality services and supporting its people and businesses. I am excited with the opportunity and look forward to leading a business that is an important part of island life and taking forward its current strategy.”
Alan Merry, Jersey Post chairman, said, “We are delighted that Mark has agreed to take up this important role. We ran an extensive selection process that generated several excellent candidates. It was Mark’s track record of success in driving businesses forward in relevant sectors, together with a public-service ethos, that made him ideal for this role and the board looks forward to working with him. We would also like to thank Tim Brown for his leadership over the last 11 years – first on the board of directors and then as CEO for eight years. He leaves a strong legacy for Mark to continue to drive forward.”