John Lewis bolsters top team with exec appointment

John Lewis Cheltenham

John Lewis Partnership has appointed an executive director of strategy and commercial development to its top team.

Nina Bhatia will report directly to chair Dame Sharon White and will start her role on February 17.

Formerly managing director of Hive – Europe’s largest connected home business – Bhatia brings a wealth of experience leading digitally-led businesses and knowledge and expertise in strategy across various sectors.

Prior to Hive, she headed one of British Gas’ home services businesses and was a partner at McKinsey & Co.

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