Helen Ebert has joined Rubix as Group General Counsel and Company Secretary. She started on 4 October, reporting to Group CEO Martin Thomsen.

Sitting on the executive board, Helen will be accountable for ensuring we comply with all relevant legal, regulatory and governance obligations while supporting strategy implementation and the profitable growth of our business.

She will also work closely with the Chairman, the Board and its committees, advising on appropriate corporate governance.

Helen has held general counsel roles in many international businesses, including at Helios Towers plc, a pan African telecommunications towers business where she was the legal lead in its successful London IPO, and most recently at GardaWorld for the Middle East and Africa division.

Having completed her training with Linklaters, she worked for law firms Slaughter & May (in Singapore) and Freshfields before moving in-house to the Vita Group, an international foam and plastics PE-backed manufacturer.

Commenting on her appointment, Martin said: “Helen stood out in a field of impressive candidates for her energy, results focus and breadth of experience across both listed and private equity owned businesses. I’m looking forward to working with her as we benefit from her considerable experience.”

On joining Rubix, Helen said: “This is an exciting time to join Rubix, a clear market leader with concrete plans for further growth and an exciting next step on the horizon. I look forward to working with the team as we support the business to achieve its objectives.”