Alessandra Cozzani will join the board as a NED with effect from 1 September, and sit on the audit and nomination committees.
Murphy will join the supermarket giant on 1 September as a non-executive director, replacing John Allan as chair of the board.
Vodafone’s head of human resources, Leanne Wood, has joined the board of the global food services company as a NED.
Burberry executive Chanderpreet Duggal will join Centrica plc’s board this month as a non-executive director.
Gray is a former chief executive of Telefonica O2 in Ireland, and is chair of the board at Direct Line Insurance Group.
Akeroyd, a former CEO of Alexander McQueen, will take over the top job at the British luxury fashion brand in April next year.
Report says VR and AR could play “a useful role in supporting and building understanding about a company, its business model and operations”.
De Saint-Affrique, CEO of chocolate company Barry Callebaut, will join the board of the luxury fashion group in January.
Nearly a third of Burberry shareholders voted against the fashion retailer’s remuneration report over concerns about executive pay, including that of outgoing CEO Christopher Bailey.
Fashion brand faces discontent over pay arrangements for former chief executive Christopher Bailey at this week’s annual general meeting.