Logistic facility investment firm Tritax Big Box has announced the appointment of Susanne Given as a new non-executive director and a member of the audit committee with immediate effect.

Susanne, currently chairman of Made.com, brings more than 20 years experience in the retail industry and is also an advisor to the Danish Foreign Ministry, Economic Forum, and the Danish Embassy in the UK.

Richard Jewson, chairman of Tritax Big Box REIT plc, said: “I am delighted to welcome Susanne to the Board as a non-executive director. Her significant retail industry expertise and wider business knowledge will be of considerable benefit to the Company as well as our tenants and we look forward to working with Susanne.”

Tritax Big Box is a Real Estate Investment Trust dedicated to investing in and funding the pre-let development of very large logistics facilities in the UK.

Occupiers within its portfolio include Dunelm, Argos, The Range, Howdens and Next.