Angling Direct CEO switch
Specialist fishing supplies retailer Angling Direct has a change in CEO. Darren Bailey who has held the post for three years and was previously its managing director is stepping down from the CEO role but will remain as a non-executive director of the business. Meanwhile, non-executive director Andy Torrance, former chief operating officer at Dunelm and Holland & Barrett, will assume the CEO role for the 35 branch retail chain.
A new 4500 sq.ft. store is set to launch in the next few days at Cockhedge Shopping Park in Warrington.