June 2016. Re-elected in June 2017.
Key areas of experience:
general management, commercial management/marketing, retail, hospitality industry.
Current external appointments:
Head of European Porftolio Operations, The Blackstone Group. Director, Coca-Cola Company. Non-Executive Director, Exor S.p.A. Vice President, UNICEF UK.
Previous relevant experience:
Chief Executive, Marks & Spencer 2010-2016. Chief Executive, WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC 2006-2010. Director, Manpower USA 2005-2015. Chief Operating Officer 2005-2006, Director 2001-2005 and other executive and non-executive positions, Heineken