The Leamington-based AGA Rangemaster Group has announced the appointment of Jonathan Carling as an independent non-executive director.
Jon Carling is currently chief operating officer at Aston Martin Lagonda and prior to that he held senior engineering positions with Jaguar Cars.
AGA Rangemaster non-executive chairman John Coleman said: “We are delighted to welcome Jon Carling to the AGA Rangemaster board.
“He has extensive manufacturing, product development and brand experience and I am confident that he will make a considerable contribution to our board.”
The company also confirmed that Peter Tom will stand down from the board with effect from 31 October.
Mr Tom has served as a non-executive director at AGA Rangemaster for six and a half years and he has chaired the remuneration committee and been the company’s senior independent director.
Mr Coleman said: “The board and management of AGA Rangemaster Group wish to thank Peter for his valuable contributions to the group and its development over recent years.
“We wish him continuing success as chairman of Leicester Tigers and with Breedon Aggregates.”
Following Peter Tom’s resignation, Paul Dermody will become senior independent director.