Former Gap boss joins Debenhams parent company board


The former global president of Gap has been appointed as a non-executive director of Celine Jersey Topco, the parent company of the Debenhams Group of operating companies.

The department store chain has appointed Stephen Sunnucks, who has held a number of senior leadership positions at several large retailers and is currently a senior adviser at advisory firm Alix Partners.

He began his career at Marks & Spencer, before moving to Sainsbury’s and then Burton Group where he was managing director of Dorothy Perkins.

From 2005 to 2014 he held a number of senior roles at Gap, including as global president between 2012 and 2014. Sunnucks was also previously the chief executive of New Look.

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