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Ryman appoints Richard Umbers as its next chief executive

Staff reporters
Tue, 07 Sep 2021

Ryman Healthcare has appointed Richard Umbers, a former Progressive Enterprises managing director, as its new chief executive to succeed Gordon MacLeod from Oct 25.MacLeod announced earlier this year that he wanted to step down.Umbers' most recent role was divisional director of buying at supermarket chain Kaufland in Germany. He left that role after 18 months when Kaufland decided to exit Australia early last year and currently lives in Melbourne.Ryman has five villages open in greater Melbourne and owns sites to build seven more there but...

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