Countryside appoints Jo Jamieson as CEO of Partnerships North division

Jo Jamieson

Countryside, has appointed Jo Jamieson as Chief Executive to lead the company's Partnerships North division.

Proffering over 20 years' experience working in the new homes sector across the North and the Midlands, Jo will lead the division focusing on business operations, delivery of flagship developments, including the £333m North Leigh Park development in Wigan, and the future expansion into the north east of England.

Most recently, Jo was the Managing Director of New Homes & Property Services at United Living Group, responsible for the North and Midlands, and prior to that held director-level positions at Wates Group.

Jo Jamieson, Chief Executive, Partnerships North, Countryside, said: "I'm thrilled to join Countryside at such a pivotal point for the North and Midlands. Residential development is a crucial part of the Northern Powerhouse vision and I certainly look forward to being part of it.  I also look forward to working closely with the Executive Management Team, building on the core strengths of the business to drive performance and maintain best-in-class quality in the homes and communities we deliver."

Iain McPherson, Group Chief Executive Officer, Countryside, added: "We're pleased to welcome Jo to the Executive Management Team to lead our continued expansion through the north of England. Jo brings with her a wealth of valuable experience and I look forward to working closely with her and the rest of her senior leadership team."​