Profile: Darren Shapland, Carpetright

Shapland has been named Carpetright's new chief executive

The news that Darren Shapland is to take over from Lord Harris as Carpetright’s chief executive came as a surprise to some who assumed the founder’s son Martin was next in line for the throne at the floorings empire.

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