How retail changed my life: Tesco’s Rimal Patel – no longer a fish out of water

Rimal Patel

The life of Tesco’s online director Rimal Patel and his extended family has been shaped beyond recognition by the retail industry over the past five decades.

His father was among the tens of thousands of British-Indians who were told to leave Uganda in 1973, with nothing more than a one-way ticket to India or the UK to their names.

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