JD Sports boss Peter Cowgill nets £21m after selling half his shares

Peter Cowgill, executive chair of JD Sports

JD Sports executive chair Peter Cowgill has sold 10 million of his shares in the sporting goods retailer, over half of his shareholding.

Cowgill sold the shares at an average price of 213.22p each, netting him £21.3m. JD Sports offered no reason for the share disposal in its statement following the transaction.

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