Board of Directors
Key strengths: Terry was Chief Executive of Home Retail Group, following its demerger from GUS in October 2006 until March 2014, having previously served as CEO of Argos since its acquisition by GUS in 1998. He previously held senior executive roles at Dixons Stores Group, latterly as MD at PC World and was non-executive director of Hammerson plc.
Current external directorships: Majid Al Futtaim Properties LLC and Chair of the Retail Trust.
Key strengths: Rachel has a strong retail and customer-facing background including previous roles at John Lewis plc and Kingfisher plc. Her last position was Chief Financial Officer at Domino’s Pizza. She has also held senior finance positions at Sodexo and Vodafone. Rachel is a chartered accountant and has also worked for KPMG.
Current external directorships: None.
Key strengths: Nicky brings a wealth of experience and understanding in brand development and the global beauty industry. Nicky founded speciality beauty retailer Space NK and following the sale of the business consults for an international roster of clients in the beauty, wellness and lifestyle sectors.
Current external directorships: Director of Nicky Kinnaird Consulting Limited and Colorescience Inc. Nicky is also non-executive Chairman of The Walkactive Company Limited
Key strengths: David was Finance Director and Deputy Chief Executive of House of Fraser plc until 2006, then Executive Chairman of Jessops plc, becoming Non-Executive Chairman in 2009. In addition, he has held several Executive and Non-Executive roles in 30 years in retailing, including ten years as a plc Finance Director.
Principal current external directorships: David is currently the Senior Independent Director and Chair of the Audit Committee at Halfords plc, and a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Audit Committee at Thinksmart plc (AIM) listed. In addition, he is Chairman of Park Cameras Ltd and a Trustee of Walk the Walk, a breast cancer charity. During this year, Conviviality plc (AIM listed), of which David was Chairman, went into administration.