Director Profiles


Michelle Jarrold

Family Shareholder representative

Michelle Jarrold graduated from Cambridge University and followed a career in book publishing in London and Norwich before joining the retail arm of Jarrold in 1990. Her current role is Development Director for Jarrold Retail. She has primary responsibility for developing the image and brand portfolio of Jarrold in the competitive Norwich retail arena as well as operational responsibility for womenswear, menswear, childrenswear, accessories beauty and books.

Michelle joined the Board of Jarrold and Sons Ltd in June 2002. She is also a Trustee of the Theatre Royal Norwich and a Governor at the Norwich School.

Michelle lives in Norfolk, is married to Richard, a landscape designer, and has two children.