Property trust adds ex-Pru finance officer to board

Watson, who joins in April, was formerly chief financial officer of Morley Fund Management and is currently a non-executive director of Kames Capital and Hermes Fund Management.

The trust is also set to appoint Caroline Burton to the board; she currently sits as a non-executive at Rathbones, BlackRock Smaller Companies investment trust and Liverpool Victoria Friendly Society.

Burton replaces Richard Stone who will retire at the trust’s annual general meeting in July.