Aramark Adds UK Managing Director

January 5, 2021 Aramark Adds UK Managing Director

Aramark has appointed Helen Milligan-Smith managing director of its United Kingdom onshore division.

Milligan-Smith is a former finalist on the U.K. edition of the reality television competition The Apprentice. She joins Aramark from Moto Ltd., where she served as head of the company’s M&S Simply Foods segment. Milligan-Smith succeeds Lawrence Shirazian, who has left Aramark to pursue other opportunities, Facilities Management Journal reports.

“This is an excellent appointment for our U.K. business, as well as Northern Europe overall,” said Frank Gleeson, Aramark Northern Europe CEO. “We’re not just excited about the skillset, expertise, and experience that Helen will bring, but the character and personality we know will galvanize our entire business for the year ahead.”

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