The great and good of British retail turned out for a networking reception for retail chairmen and chief executives.

David Tyler, Helen Dickinson, Sally Elliott and Ian Cheshire

Hosted by the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and executive search firm Korn/Ferry Whitehead Mann last week, at the headhunter’s office in London.

Sainsbury’s chairman David Tyler joined BRC director-general Helen Dickinson, Korn/Ferry Whitehead Mann head of retail Sally Elliott and BRC chairman Ian Cheshire, among retail’s finest.