Search begins for successor to Morrisons boss Potts

David Potts, Morrisons

Morrisons’ private equity owner is pondering an eventual successor to chief executive David Potts. 

Investment giant Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) has brought headhunter Egon Zehnder on board to strengthen Morrisons’ bench and identify a successor to Potts, a year after buying the grocer in a £7bn deal, Sky News reported.

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