Forbes appoints new CEO

Forbes Solicitors has announced the appointment of Gavin Wright as CEO.

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In a series of management changes Gavin joined the firm from Deloitte where he was a director within the corporate advisory team.

Gavin has significant experience in the legal sector and in his role as CEO he will look to build upon Forbes’ unprecedented success in recent years.

He said: "I am delighted to be joining Forbes, a firm which has a very talented management team and I look forward to working with them." Siobhan Hardy, managing partner of the Leeds office, will become the firm’s senior partner and will work with current managing partner Winston Hood. John Barker, who has led the firm for the last nine years, will continue with the firm as director of client relations.