UK-based Forth Ports has appointed Michelle Primrose as group human resources manager, and Matt McCreath as group financial controller.

Michelle Primrose (left) and Matt McCreath (right).

Forth Ports said Primrose is a “highly experienced HR professional”. She has previously held roles with leading businesses including BAE Systems, Balfour Beatty, AECOM, and Sainsburys.

Based in the port of Grangemouth, Primrose reports to the group chief executive Charles Hammond and is responsible for HR across the group’s eight ports.

McCreath is a qualified chartered accountant and has held various senior management roles for businesses such as John Menzies, Macdonald Hotels, and KPMG.

In this role, McCreath reports to the chief financial officer Carole Cran, and is based in the group’s headquarters at the port of Leith, UK.