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CHAS appoints Duncan Tanner

21 February 2021

CHAS HAS appointed Duncan Tanner as marketing, communications & content manager in the latest phase of the company’s Strategic Growth Program.

Duncan joins CHAS from Land Securities Group where he held the position of senior marketing manager for the past six years and he brings over twenty years’ worth of multi-channel marketing and PR experience to the role. 

At Land Securities Group, Duncan was responsible for developing and implementing integrated marketing campaigns to increase footfall and sales at the Bluewater shopping centre, together with leading and executing its annual PR strategy, increasing print and on-line coverage by 224% over 3 years. His work at Land Securities was recognised with five prestigious REVO Purple Apple Awards for leading retail digital and PR marketing campaigns.

Duncan previously worked at Virgin Atlantic where he was affinity marketing manager, achieving increased year on year sales through a series of new customer retention affinity marketing processes resulting in a £61m boost in bookings revenue. He also held the role of marketing partnerships manager at Royal Bank of Scotland growing third party income by 247% in three years via new marketing partnership strategies.

Duncan comments “CHAS are leaders in their field. I am thrilled to be joining the team and I look forward to the opportunity of further developing the strength of the CHAS brand.”

CHAS managing director, Ian McKinnon says: “Duncan has a proven track record in successfully developing bold marketing and PR strategies. At CHAS he will be responsible for all the marketing communications activity involved in the promotion and growth of the CHAS Scheme, with a key aim of maintaining its position as the market leader in health and safety prequalification assessment. He will also play a material role in delivery of the 2020 /22 CHAS business plan. We are delighted to be welcoming Duncan to the management team.”