Mike Fegan has been appointed chairman of Primary Eyecare Services.
Primary Eyecare Services is a company created by LOCSU following a merger of many of the smaller Primary Eyecare Companies.
Mr Fegan replaces Trevor Warburton who was the interim chair of Primary Eyecare Services and remains on the board.
Mr Fegan is an experienced finance director. He has held roles at ITV, Granada, Forte and the Football Association and is currently a director of the AOP. He also serves as chair for the Local Optical Committee Support Unit.