Trident has named Peter Agertoft as its new CEO while Mark Hannant takes the newly created role of chief operating officer. Finance director Simon Boden has become a major shareholder at the firm, whose clients include Shell, BP, Pfizer and Yorkshire Water.
Peaford and Murray will continue to provide part-time consultancy for at least a year. Peaford, said: ‘We are in our 50s and were eventually going to exit: when better than [an MBO]?’
Founded in 1990, Trident has offices in the UK, New York, Dubai and Munich.