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New boss for the BBA

20 Dec 19 Former Tarmac director Hardy Giesler has been appointed chief executive of the British Board of Agrément, the construction products certification body.

Hardy Giesler
Hardy Giesler

During his 30-year career Hardy Giesler has worked for London Underground, Energis Communications and IHS Inc. While working for Anglo American, he was a board member of Tarmac Building Products and managing director of Tarmac Topblock.

“I am excited about joining the British Board of Agrément as CEO, leading a team of highly skilled and capable people to provide leadership in the construction sector,” Mr Giesler said.

He replaces former chief executive Claire Curtis-Thomas, who joined BBA in 2013.  Claire Curtis-Thomas was previously Labour MP for Crosby from 1997 to 2010.

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