Croydon appoints Katherine Kerswell as interim chief

By Heather Jameson | 10 September 2020

Crisis-hit Croydon LBC has appointed Katherine Kerswell as its interim chief executive, following the departure of Jo Negrini.

In July, The MJ exclusively revealed the council had approached the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government on its financial position as it was approaching a Section 114 notice.

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