Commhoist Logistics appoint Finance Director

Commhoist Logistics, leading provider of end-to-end managed logistics services, has appointed a new Finance Director.

January 2, 2023

In the latest key appointment for the company, Emily Vernon joins the business from PHS where she held roles including Commercial and Managing Director of PHS Compliance, and more recently Managing Director of PHS Greenleaf. Since qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 2005, Emily has worked in various senior finance and commercial roles, gaining significant experience in Facilities Management, Retail, and Manufacturing sectors.

Chief Executive Officer at Commhoist, Glynn Carlisle, commented: “The Directors and I are delighted to welcome Emily on board at this very exciting time for us as a business. I am confident she will be a great asset to the Company and we really look forward to working with Emily as we take the company forward and on to the next level in our growth and development. I am confident she will be a great asset to the Company and we look forward to working with her as we take the company to the next level”.


“I’m delighted to be joining Commhoist as it commences its next chapter. With great stakeholder support, we will continue to focus on Health & Safety first, investment in employees and offering Customer Service Excellence. Plus, with exciting new business opportunities and planned M&A activity, Commhoist will continue to expand its services into new complementary markets.”

Key invested in Commhoist Logistics in February 2020, shortly followed by the appointment of Chairman, James Browning. Commhoist focus on the new build, upgrade, decommissioning and maintenance of mobile telecommunications infrastructure, ranging from large scale mobile masts to smaller city centre base stations.

James Hall, Managing Partner at Key who joined the board at Commhoist following the private equity firm’s investment, adds: “We are delighted to have Emily on board at this important and exciting time for the company and I am sure that she will play a pivotal role in the future success of the business.”