Carpetright boss Walsh to take chair role at parent company

Carpetright   new Wilf Walsh

Carpetright chief executive Wilf Walsh has been promoted to the role of chairman at his firm’s parent company.

After seven years at the helm of the carpet and flooring specialist, Walsh will take on a wider remit as chair of Nestware, a Meditor subsidiary.

In his new role, he will be responsible for overseeing Carpetright, Flooring Supplies, Flooring Megastore Carpet & Flooring and any future acquisitions.

During his tenure, Walsh has led Carpetright through turnaround strategies including a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) to restructure its portfolio and the sale of the retailer to Meditor.

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