Essential reading for retailers and suppliers in the home improvement market

New board member

Published: 22 September 2011
Carpetright has appointed Darren Shapland to the board as an independent non-executive director.
Mr Shapland was group development director at J Sainsbury from July 2010 until he stepped down from the board, and was the company's chief financial officer from 2005 to 2010. He remains the chairman of Sainsbury's Bank.

Mr Shapland also held the position of group finance director at Carpetright between 2002 and 2005.

Carpetright chairman and chief executive Lord Harris of Peckham said: "I am delighted that Darren has agreed to join Carpetright's board as a non-executive director. He was an outstanding finance director when he was with us before and his subsequent success at Sainsbury's speaks for itself."

Comments


(Your email address will not be published)
Already Registered?
Sign In
Not Yet Registered?
Register
Printable View E-mail Bookmark
*

What do you think?

Help us to help you by taking part in our latest poll...
As we come out of the Covid-19 lockdown and shoppers return to stores, what areas do you feel you would like more help with to run your business better?




Latest reader comments

re: A guide to construction safety for home builders

Daniel Wood
Safety should always be the first priority. If followed properly, these precautions are all we need to tackle all unwanted accidents. I ...

re: Further Homebase closures ahead

Shaun Collorick
Cheltenham homebase has closing down signs outside, but not Gloucester homebase.... Yet!...

re: B&Q sales slide, as Screwfix decision to exit German market costs millions

B&Q bob
No surprises from us on the shopfloor management paralysed by fear of jobs and to weak to take chances so bumble around. Ranges boring, and ...

re: Further Homebase closures ahead

Miss l'a tesha gc Wilson
Please keep me updated regards all Store closures Thank you...

re: Graham Bell to head up B&Q as part of Kingfisher reshuffle

Peter Earl
I HOPE GRAHAM BELL THE NEW CEO OF B&Q GETS TO GRIPS OF THE COMPANY VERY SOON.MY WIFE WENT FROM SHADOXHURST TO GILLINGHAM TO GET SOME ...

Most read stories