Luxury car maker’s CEO launches foundation for apprenticeships

Dr Andy Palmer, chief executive of Aston Martin
Aston Martin's chief executive Dr Andy Palmer is to launch his own charitable foundation to provide opportunities for young people to gain engineering apprenticeships. The Palmer Foundation will also be supported by existing shareholders, members of the senior management team at Aston Martin Lagonda and his wife, Hitomi. The luxury car manufacturer, which is headquartered in Gaydon, will float on the London Stock Exchange next month with a value of up to £5bn. Palmer has been run Aston Martin since 2014 but he began his own ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...