Lakeland unveils succession plan as founding family step down

Lakeland flagship kitchen demonstration

Lakeland has restructured its operating board as its owners the Rayner family step down from day-to-day running of the business, Retail Week can reveal.

The kitchenware specialist’s owners, Sam, Martin and Julian Rayner, will all retire from its operating board of directors as part of “a long-planned succession”, which will see chief executive Catherine Nunn take over as deputy chair.

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