Debenhams has confirmed the appointment of former House of Fraser executive Mark Gifford as its new chair.
Gifford will take the role of chair and director of Debenhams’ parent company Celine Jersey Topco Limited and will be responsible for helping to turn the struggling department store around.
Stefaan Vansteenkiste, Debenhams’ chief executive, said: “We are delighted that Mark will be joining the parent board to work with our investor consortium, who have confirmed their continuing commitment through providing additional liquidity for our peak trading.
Please sign in now if you have a subscription or are already registered with us.
Retail-Week.com provides premium, in-depth intelligence that helps retailers judge risks, spot opportunities and identify what they need to do to win in the digital economy.
Register today for a taste of our high-quality intelligence and enjoy:
Discover Retail Week register now
Please note, if you have recently purchased a subscription, it may take a few minutes before your account is updated.