Analysis: How succession planning can help you find the perfect retail chief executive

Mike Coupe has almost 10 years at Sainsbury's under his belt, having worked his way up to commercial director

Sainsbury’s commercial director Mike Coupe is set to take over as chief executive from Justin King later this year. But a finding boss can be a difficult process which succession planning can help with.

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