John Tonkiss confirmed as McCarthy & Stone chief executive

McCarthy & Stone has appointed John Tonkiss as its chief executive officer, taking up the role with immediate effect.

He had been interim chief executive from 1 September, following Clive Fenton’s retirement on 31 August.

Tonkiss, who has previously been the group’s chief operating officer, has led the development of the company’s strategic plan, which is being launched today (Tuesday 25 September).