Paul Mathews has been promoted to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer in a change to Vindico’s management team that will underpin delivery of the Company’s strategic plan and future growth.
Working alongside Richard Kim, Vindico Managing Director & CEO, Paul will head up Vindico’s leadership team and oversee day-to-day operations across sales, client management, service delivery and business administration.
“We are very pleased with the evolution of our Leadership Team over the past eighteen months, and the elevation of Paul to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer reflects both the strength of this group and his role within it,” comments Peter Row, Vindico Co-Founder & Director.
“Richard and Paul have developed a strong working relationship, which will give Richard capacity to develop our market, product and partnership initiatives as Paul takes a greater focus on execution.”
Paul joined Vindico in 2013 as Senior Retail Delivery Manager on the Yas Mall project team in Abu Dhabi and has since broadened his participation across the business, including the implementation of Vindico’s productisation agenda across sales, operations and finance disciplines.
The Vindico Leadership Team (L-R): Paul Wagner, Thomas Sandham, Paul Mathews, Leigh Pritchard, Nihad Muzamil and Lynn Hemingway.
“Despite trading conditions in our core market remaining subdued we have continued to evolve our offer and the team to deliver it, positioning Vindico for growth in the changing global retail real estate industry,“ says Richard Kim.
“Paul becoming our COO is a natural progression. His depth of experience and affinity with our clients and team will allow him to build on Vindico’s market position and reputation and develop the current and future leaders of our talented retail design and delivery team.”
Commenting on his appointment, Paul added: “I am honoured at being given the responsibilities and opportunities that come with this new role and very much look forward to working with our clients, retail delivery stakeholders across our projects and portfolios and the Vindico team, with whom I enjoy working with every day.”
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