Sir Peter Rigby is chairman and chief executive of Rigby Group. chairman and CEO of Specialist Computer Holdings, which he founded in 1975. His aviation group, Patriot Aerospace, bought Coventry Airport in 2010. It also owns Norwich and Exeter airports. Sir Peter also has a luxury hotel chain – the Eden Hotel Collection. In 2014 he stepped down as chairman of the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership shortly after signing the CityDeal agreement with Minister for Cities Greg Clark
If the coalition government is looking to the private sector to take up the employment slack of public sector cuts, then the Birmingham Post Rich List is probably a good barometer for predicting how successful that aspiration will be.
The Birmingham Post, Floor 6, Fort Dunlop, Fort Parkway, Birmingham, Huddersfield, B24 9FF
Birmingham Post.co.uk provides users with news, interviews, credible business information, expert in-depth analysis, the latest on executive property, career opportunities and reviews on the region’s culture.
birminghampost.co.uk is ideal for reaching affluent consumers - 83% of users are in ABC1 groups.
birminghampost.co.uk encourages user interaction through business leader opinion from each major industry and email newsletters.
The site also features picture galleries including the popular ‘Post People’
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