Canary Wharf Group Appoints a Junior Board – 07.03.22

Next generation of talent join Junior Board at Canary Wharf Group

Sponsored by CWG’s CEO, Shobi Khan, the thirteen Board members were appointed following a groupwide competitive applications process and will act as a sounding board and platform to generate ideas and innovation to help shape the future direction of the business.

Bringing a diverse range of experiences from different backgrounds and aspects of the business, each Junior Board member will reverse-mentor a member of the Management Board and collectively bring recommendations to the Management Board on a variety of key strategic projects.

Jane Hollinshead, Managing Director of People, Culture & Customer Experience said “Listening to and learning from our next generation of talent is a fundamental part of our ED&I strategy, our culture and our future success. Investing in the inter-generational relationships between our Management and Junior Board is critical to well informed and progressive decision making. It is important for us to be exposed to new and different perspectives as well as developing and nurturing the talent of our workforce as we continue to move forward in our strategic objectives”.

The thirteen members of the Canary Wharf Junior Board are:

  • Debi Ajulo – Sustainability Coordinator
  • Liam Callaghan – Paralegal
  • Julie Dang – CSR Programme Coordinator
  • Theodora Giannouli – Senior Project Manager
  • Will Griggs – Strategy Analyst
  • Katie Heron – Assistant People Advisor
  • Jakir Kamali – Assistant Construction Manager
  • Jonathan Marcos – Treasury Analyst
  • Sophie Ogbonda-Jardine – Senior Marketing Executive
  • Suchi Patel – Senior Associate – Investment
  • Dan Perreira – IT Infrastructure Supervisor
  • Henry Pollard – Residential Assistant
  • Andrew Thompson – Health & Safety Advisor


For further information, please contact:

Press Office
Canary Wharf Group plc
T: 020 7418 2166

Notes to Editors

About Canary Wharf Group:

Canary Wharf Group (CWG) is the developer of the largest urban regeneration project in Europe. CWG develops, manages and currently owns interests in approximately 9 million square feet of mixed-use space and over 1,100 Build to Rent apartments. 

CWG is the largest sustainable developer in the UK and also excels operationally as it purchases 100% electricity from renewable sources since 2012 and zero waste to landfill since 2009. 

CWG has created a 24/7 city where people can live, work and thrive on the Canary Wharf estate and enjoy all the benefits: great transport links, access to green spaces and waterside living; and a wide range of amenities including an award-winning arts and events programme. Canary Wharf’s retail offering comprises over 300 shops, including grocery stores, pharmacies, health clubs, bars and restaurants, all within 15 minutes’ walk.

The Company’s current £1.3bn construction activity is composed of 500k square feet of commercial properties and over 1,600 new homes for sale and rent.
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