Superdry jumper with label logo

28 April, 2021

Peter Sjölander joins Superdry as chair of the board

Fashion brand Superdry has appointed Peter Sjölander as an independent non-executive director and chair of the board. H...
Apollo website

23 March, 2021

Marc Rowan takes over as CEO of Apollo Global Management

Investment firm Apollo Global Management has announced that co-founder Marc Rowan has taken over from founder Leon Black as chief ex...
Danone logo

18 March, 2021

Gilles Schnepp takes over from Emmanuel Faber as chair of Danone

Gilles Schnepp has been named as the new non-executive chair of French food company Danone. Emmanuel Faber was forced to step do...
Shell logo outside a petrol station

11 March, 2021

Sir Andrew Mackenzie named as new chair of Shell

Sir Andrew Mackenzie has been appointed as the new chair of Shell. He will succeed Chad Holliday, who will step down in May after ...

15 February, 2021

KPMG appoints Bina Mehta as temporary chair

KPMG has appointed Bina Mehta to act as temporary chair after Bill Michael stepped down last week. ...
Topshop, part of Arcadia Group

21 November, 2019

Board moves: Andrew Coppel named as chair of Arcadia

Arcadia Group, the retail giant behind high-street brands such as Dorothy Perkins and Burtons, has appointed And...
SIngle red chair in a white boardroom

27 March, 2019

Performance and accountability: the changing role of the chair

Once a stately figurehead, the chair now faces the glare of publicity, and has become the potential focus of public anger at corporate governance failures. Since the financial crisis the chair has ...