// Paul Kendrick is now officially the new CEO of Studio
// He succeeds Phil Maudsley as part of a succession plan
The new chief executive of online retailer Studio has taken up his position after the appointment was first announced last year.
Paul Kendrick has succeeded Phil Maudsley as the new boss as part of a succession plan.
The move also follows a successful transition during the first of half of Studio’s financial year.
Maudsley is now retired from Studio and has stepped down as a director of the company.
Kendrick joined Studio in May 2016 as commercial and deputy managing director of Studio Retail.
He was then promoted to managing director in 2017.
In December 2019, he was appointed to the Studio Board.
Prior to joining Studio, Kendrick was marketing and ecommerce director at Bonmarche and worked in various senior roles at N Brown Group.