DAVID SIMMONS has been appointed to the board of Thomson Playford. He brings considerable business experience to the firm as the former Chairman of South Australia’s Economic Development Board and the former managing director of listed home and hardware manufacturing company Hills Industries.
He is chairman of industrial and commercial equipment manufacturer Korvest Ltd and a board member of communications equipment manufacturer Codan Limited.
Thomson Playford’s chairman of partners, Loretta Reynolds, said she was pleased to have someone with such strong business acumen joining the board.
“We are very pleased to have someone of David’s calibre, experience and standing within the business community,” she said.