Senior Independent Director

Greg Hodder Senior Independent Director Greg brings a wealth of experience to the Company with previous NED and CEO appointments and a history of driving fast growth from entrepreneurial companies with particular experience in e-commerce and multi-channel. Greg has spent much of his career working in the retail sector including roles as President of New…

Non Executive Director

Sian Steele Non Executive Director Sian joins the Company with over 30 years’ experience working with family and private businesses both in the UK and globally with a particular focus on family governance and ownership strategy. Sian has spent much of her career working for PwC and is currently a Non-Executive Director for The Howard…

Non Executive Director

Michael Findlay Non Executive Director Michael brings a wealth of experience to the Company having had a career working in a range of corporate finance and banking roles in the City of London and as a Non-Executive Director for UK Mail Group plc. Michael spent much of his career working for Bank of America Merrill…

Family Shareholder Representative

John Palmer Family Shareholder representative John Palmer is Chairman and Managing Director of Palmer’s Brewery, Bridport, Dorset and is the fourth generation of the family to be involved in the company which was founded in 1794 and bought in 1896. The company has a large property portfolio of hotels, public houses, offices, shops and residential properties…

Family Shareholder Representative

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. Michelle’s most recent role was as Trading and Development Director. She is currently taking a year’s sabbatical but remains a Non Executive Director on…

Group Finance Director and Company Secretary

Christopher Doggett Group Finance Director and Company Secretary Christopher is a qualified accountant and became a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Management Accountants in 1994. He joined Jarrold in 1992 and joined the Board as Group Finance Director and Company Secretary in 2003. Prior to this he was Jarrold Retail Finance Director and…

Executive Chairman

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