CGI gets new chairman

Dunedin, the UK mid-market private equity house today, has installed Christophe Guillot to the position of chairman at portfolio company CGI, a UK manufacturer and supplier of specialist fire resistant glasses.

Guillot was CEO of Thermal Ceramics (Morgan Crucible Plc), a company specialising in high temperature insulation. Prior to that he spent eleven years at Pilkington, the glass manufacturer where he was the CEO of Pilkington France, then based in the UK, and finally as managing director of a network of 90 glass processing factories in Europe.