Move of the Week: Big shoes to fill at Booker and Amazon


It’s taken less than a fortnight for the jobs’ market to explode back into life after the summer break with two significant appointments confirmed within hours of one another earlier this week.

Amazon has appointed vice president of its European fashion division John Boumphrey to lead its UK business, while Booker chief executive Charles Wilson will be replaced by Tesco chief product officer Andrew Yaxley when he retires next year.

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