Paul Grant, Accountancy Age, Wednesday 1 September 2010 at 09:32:00

Ian Francis to serve as chairman of audit committee at alternative paymentscompany

Former Ernst & Young senior audit partner Ian Francis has been appointedas a non-executive director at alternative payments company Neovia.

Francis joins the board today (1 September) and will be appointed as chairmanof the audit committee in due course. He sits on a number of other boards,including Uganda?s national power distribution company Umeme.