Maplin chairman John Lovering has been appointed as chairman of retail technology and services firm Itim.
Itim chief executive Ali Athar said: “John joining as chairman of Itim is a huge vote of confidence in our business, it reflects how far we have come from our launch in 2000.”
Lovering said: “I have known Ali for many years and have been very impressed by what Itim have achieved in a very short period of time.
“Itim’s passion for retailing, their industry knowledge, the quality of their people and their impressive customer base attracted me to the business. They have a number of innovative technology solutions which are critical to modern retailing.”