Pub operator London Town has appointed Billy Buchanan as chief executive and chief financial officer. Richard Gundry, previously chief executive, has been appointed development director and will support the group in developing new business opportunities. Ian Robinson (previously executive chairman and finance director) will become non executive chairman. Buchanan, aged 43, has worked in various financial and chief executive roles in the leisure sector since qualifying as a chartered accountant with KPMG in 1989, and is currently a director at Urban Football. Ian Robinson, chairman of London Town said: “I am delighted to welcome Billy Buchanan to the board; he brings with him a great deal of business experience and I look forward to working with him in the future.”