The latest retail appointments

A Morrisons store in Grantham

New Morrisons chairman: The ones that got away

This morning Morrisons ended a great deal of speculation by confirming that Andrew Higginson, former Tesco finance director, was to be hired as chairman in 2015. With Morrisons enduring tough times of late, Sir Ian Gibson duly announced he would n...
09:48AM - Tue 29th July 2014
A Debenhams UK store

Mothercare CFO joins Debenhams

Department store Debenhams has appointed former Mothercare chief financial officer Matt Smith as CFO.Smith, who has been Mothercare CFO since 2013, was finance director at Argos and has also worked for accounting firm KMPG.He will join the retaile...
08:58AM - Mon 28th July 2014
Jope will ead up a division that runs household brands such as Dove, Vaseline and Tresemme

Unilever replaces Dave Lewis with ‘lifer’ Alan Jope

Consumer goods giant Unilever have promoted Alan Jope, current president of its Russia, Africa, the Middle East and Turkey business, to the role of president of its personal care division.Jope will replace Dave Lewis who will leave the role to joi...
09:28AM - Wed 23rd July 2014
Philip Clarke, former Tesco CEO

Philip Clarke steps down as Tesco CEO

The CEO of Tesco, Philip Clarke has announced he is to step down from the position in a shock departure.The news comes in just after Tesco have announced that trade profits for the first half of the year will be lower than expected.Clarke has been...
09:20AM - Mon 21st July 2014
Jamie Peach, head of SEO, House of Fraser

House of Fraser poaches Asos' head of SEO

Department store group House of Fraser has poached Asos’s head of SEO as it looks to grow its “share of voice” in search.Jamie Peach, who joins HOF in September, will lead a team of in-house SEO professionals and agency partners and is tasked with...
09:17AM - Mon 21st July 2014
Lucy Sharman-Munday, CFO, Eagle Eye

Eagle Eye appoints new CFO

Digital loyalty card provider Eagle Eye has appointed Lucy Sharman-Munday as chief financial officer and director.Sharman-Munday has worked for accountancy firm KPMG and various consultancys over a 14 year period.In a statement, the company, previ...
10:23AM - Thu 17th July 2014
Alan Stewart, Tesco CFO

Tesco's new finance chief Alan Stewart profiled

Having recently gained headlines for his shock move from Marks and Spencer’s to Tesco, there is no denying that Alan Stewart is a CFO very much in demand. His ability to dramatically cut expenditure prompted analyst Caroline Gulliver to name him a...
05:47PM - Mon 14th July 2014

Tesco poaches M&S finance chief

Tesco has announced that former Marks and Spencer CFO Alan Stewart has joined as chief financial officer (CFO).He will join following satisfaction of existing contractual obligations.Stewart has been chief financial officer at a string of high str...
02:55PM - Thu 10th July 2014

Ted Baker promotes veteran finance director to COO

Ted Baker has announced that veteran finance director Lindsay Page has been appointed as chief operating officer.The company said Page took up the job yesterday in addition to his role as group finance director.Charles Anderson has been appointed ...
03:55PM - Wed 9th July 2014

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