25 June 2012
Following more than six years as chief executive at AWP and a
career spanning 35 years in public service, Laura McMurtrie has
retired from the service to pursue a range of different
Interim Trust chair Tony Gallagher acknowledged the contribution
that Mrs McMurtrie had made in building an organisation that was
financially sustainable, developing specialist strategic business
units and establishing a Trust wide governance system.
Mr Gallagher said that AWP would now start a process of
recruiting a new chief executive with the skills and experience to
take the Trust forward.
Mrs McMurtrie said: "I would like to thank all staff for
their commitment, hard work and support during the past six years
and I wish them every success for the future."