Patrick Headon leaves PayPoint

Maria Nikolova

Mr Headon steps down as PayPoint’s CEO following a temporary leave of absence due to a medical condition.

Paypoint plc (LON:PAY) today announces changes within its top ranks, as Patrick Headon has stepped down from his role as CEO of the company. The change is effective immediately.

In September 2019, Mr Headon took a temporary leave of absence from the company to receive treatment for a medical condition. Back then, the company said he was expected to be on leave for approximately three months.

The search for a new Chief Executive is now underway and in the meantime the company’s Chairman, Nick Wiles, has agreed to continue in the role of Executive Chairman until a new Chief Executive is appointed.

Patrick Headon

Patrick Headon joined the Board of PayPoint as the Company’s Chief Executive on April 1, 2019, succeeding Dominic Taylor in the top role. Patrick Headon is known as a highly experienced senior executive, with extensive relevant experience in FMCG, digital and B2B services. Prior to joining PayPoint, he has been Managing Director of Wolseley UK, Business Development Director, Europe at eBay and Managing Director, Central & Eastern Europe at Diageo.

Patrick Headon holds an MBA from INSEAD and a BSc in Economics from the University of Bristol.

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