Sizer joins Southern Cross


Posted on February 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Graham Sizer has been appointed as corporate finance director at Southern Cross Healthcare in Darlington. Southern Cross is the fourth largest owner and operator of residential and nursing care homes in the UK, owning and operating 140 care homes with 7,800 beds throughout England and Wales, with an annual turnover of £145 million. The company appointed Mr Sizer following a period of consolidation after a management buy-out in August last year. He is a chartered accountant and prior to joining Southern Cross was group finance director with Tamaris. “Last year¹s management buy-out has put the company in an excellent position to move forward and develop the business and I am looking forward to being actively involved in this process,” Mr Sizer said. Southern Cross chief executive Philip Scott said Mr Sizer¹s appointment would assist with the company¹s ambitious growth plans. “Graham joins a very capable and committed management team, all of who have been in the healthcare sector for several years,” Mr Scott





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