Andy Hodgson has been appointed as operations director at Admiral Taverns.
He will be taking charge of the operations teams across the business, directly reporting to chief executive, Kevin Georgel.
Previously he worked at Northern Region group for over five years in senior operation roles, having joined from Punch Taverns in 2010.
Georgel said: “Andy is a highly respected member of the operational team with many years of experience in our industry and on behalf of all of us at Admiral Taverns I would like to congratulate him on his new role.
“The last six years marks a transformational period for Admiral. Andy’s appointment reflects the changing shape of our business as we continue to make good progress against our strategy to develop and maintain a sustainable, well invested estate of freehold pubs at the heart of their local communities.”