Peter Hartley named as interim chairman designate of Nisa Retail

Following the announcement that Nisa Retail chairman Christopher Baker MBE has decided not to stand for re-election at the company’s AGM on 29 September, Peter Hartley has been named as interim non-executive chairman designate.

high res Nisa lorry-for-webBaker, who took over the position at the beginning of 2013, previously held senior posts at Littlewoods and Coopers & Lybrand. At Nisa, he was responsible for recruiting the new executive management team last year, including the appointment of Nick Read as chief executive officer.

These changes enabled the wholesale and retail group to return to profitability and significantly reduce the overheads at the Scunthorpe central office.

Hartley, a chartered accountant with extensive retail experience, joined the Nisa board at the end of 2012 as an independent non-executive director.

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Published Date: September 12, 2016
Category: Wholesale Industry News