Hellawell appointed as Gamma Chair

Gamma has appointed Martin Hellawell as Chair and Non-Executive Director of the Board with effect from 1 July 2023, replacing Richard Last, who will step down from the role after nine years.

Hellawell will step down from his role as Non-Executive Chair of Softcat, where he served as CEO from 2006 to 2018. Prior to Softcat, he spent over a decade at Computacenter where he was responsible for the marketing function and ran its's French subsidiary.

He is currently serving as Non-Executive Chair of Raspberry Pi, Non-Executive Chair of musicMagpie, and a Non-Executive Director of Team17.

Henrietta Marsh, Senior Independent Director said: "Martin’s commercial track record and industry background means he will provide outstanding direction and support for the Board and management team as Gamma focuses on its next stage of growth.”

Last adds: "Today, the business is valued at over £1.1bn with operations across Europe and further opportunities ahead."

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