DWF reappoints managing partner
DWF recently reappointed Andrew Leaitherland as managing partner and CEO. The reappointment, which begins in January, marks Leaitherland's fourth consecutive three-year term. The election to reappoint him was uncontested.
Leaitherland, first appointed in 2006, has presided over remarkable growth for the firm. Revenue has increased 456% from £34m in his first year to £189m in the recent financial year. He has also overseen four mergers and an acquisition.