Following an in depth recruitment course of, Police Now could be happy to announce that Kurtis Christoforides has been appointed to the function of Chief Govt Officer efficient 1st October 2022.
Kurtis’s appointment follows a rigorous and extremely aggressive recruitment course of, which noticed him unanimously authorized by the Board of Trustees on Thursday 11th August 2022 as Police Now’s future CEO.
Kurtis has been a big and formative a part of Police Now since its inception in 2014. He’s an excellent chief, and most significantly is enthusiastic about driving change and persevering with to ship Police Now’s mission: to remodel communities, cut back crime and anti-social behaviour, and improve the general public’s confidence within the police service by recruiting, creating and galvanizing excellent and numerous people to be leaders in society and on the policing frontline.
On appointment, incoming CEO Kurtis Christoforides, mentioned: “I’m delighted to be appointed Chief Govt Officer of Police Now, an organisation through which I’ve believed, and to which I’ve been dedicated, for practically a decade.
“I sit up for working with colleagues at Police Now, in policing, and extra broadly to recruit good and numerous people, to coach them to one of the best of our potential, and to deploy them into police forces the place they’ll make the largest optimistic distinction to the general public and to their hard-working fellow cops and police employees, and develop new expertise and abilities in the most effective jobs on the planet.
“British policing has not too long ago skilled a sequence of difficult years, however I’m satisfied that by persevering with to recruit good individuals who possess the best ranges of integrity, giving them and the present workforce the appropriate recognition and assist, and striving all the time to safe the arrogance of, and legitimacy in, each group within the nation, its most profitable years lie forward.
“I wish to thank Police Now’s Chief Working Officer Joni Ferns for performing the function of Performing Chief Govt Officer for the reason that starting of the 12 months; she has completed essentially the most exceptional job and is an inspiring act to observe.”
Previous to becoming a member of Police Now, Kurtis served within the Metropolitan Police Service and brings huge frontline expertise to the organisation.
Police Now’s Chief Working Officer, Joni Ferns, has been Performing Chief Govt Officer since January 2022 and can stay in publish all through the management transition earlier than reverting to her function as Police Now’s Chief Working Officer.
The recruitment course of was led by Police Now’s Chair, Sir Ian Powell and the Board’s Nominations Committee, with assist from a specialist government search companion.
Talking in regards to the appointment, Sir Ian Powell mentioned: “I’m delighted that Kurtis is to be the subsequent CEO of Police Now and sit up for seeing him take the organisation from energy to energy. His imaginative and prescient and management is centred on our mission and on supporting all the organisation.”
Police Now could be making ready to welcome the eighth cohort of Nationwide Graduate Management Programme individuals to their academy in September, the place Kurtis will proceed to play an important function in his present capability as Programmes Director.