Grainger has appointed John Kenny as Chief Operating Officer (COO). John Kenny’s appointment builds on the strength of the executive management team, and supports the Company’s Private Rented Sector growth strategy. As part of this growth plan, the company is focused on further developing a customer-facing scalable operating platform as well as driving operational efficiency. John has been COO of Liberty Living since 2004. At Liberty Living, he was responsible for operating 60 different assets across 23 cities across the UK and Europe. During his time at Liberty Living, Kenny oversaw the merging of nine business units into a single brand with streamlined and integrated operations alongside developing a bespoke online customer portal. Prior to Liberty Living, Kenny was COO at MWB Business Exchange plc, a serviced office provider. He is expected to start in late spring.