Wincanton has appointed Steve Marshall non-executive chairman. He takes over from David Edmonds next month.
Edmonds announced in June that he would step down once a successor was appointed.
Marshall is currently chairman of Balfour Beatty plc and non-executive director of Halma plc. He was previously chairman of Delta plc, Torex Retail plc and Queens’ Moat Houses plc and prior to this he was group chief executive of Thorn plc and then Railtrack Group plc, having served as group finance director at each company.