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Move of the week: Dixons Carphone’s new faces have digital know-how in their DNA

Alex Baldock has cast the recruitment net beyond the retail sector as he continues his digital transformation of Dixons Carphone. Mark Allsop will join the executive team from Merlin Entertainments in the newly-created role of chief digital officer, while Dyson executive Andy Gamble has been appointed the retailer’s new chief information officer. These are significant [...]

By | November 22nd, 2019|Move of The Week|0 Comments

Move of the week: Kingfisher appoints Bernard Bot as new chief financial officer

When your boardroom has as many empty chairs as it has full, it makes sense to hire people with a good breadth of skills. On this level at least, Kingfisher’s appointment of Bernard Bot as its new chief financial officer makes perfect sense. Bot’s skillset extends well beyond finance to logistics, ecommerce, technology and digital [...]

By | October 11th, 2019|Move of The Week|0 Comments

Move of the Week: Matt Birch working with Amazon

I’ve commented before on how Amazon tends to keep its recruitment close to its chest and this week it has emerged that former Sainsbury’s director of commercial operations Matt Birch has been working with the company since May in a director role with a focus on scoping out sites for physical stores, according to The [...]

By | September 27th, 2019|Move of The Week|0 Comments

Move of the Week: M&S’s new customer loyalty tactic

M&S is following a tried and tested formula as it looks to unlock the value of its customer data. This week the retailer drafted in former Tesco Clubcard director Danielle Papagapiou as its head of loyalty to work alongside another ex-Clubcard boss Andrew Mann who joined in January as head of insight and customer loyalty. [...]

By | September 13th, 2019|Move of The Week|0 Comments