Joules confirms CEO appointment
Joules has confirmed that Nick Jones will join its business as CEO towards the end of the year. Jones is commercial director at Asda where he had responsibility for food, general merchandise and George and was previously with Marks and Spencer where he spent fifteen years culminating as director of home. Joules has 123 stores in the UK and Ireland, as well as a wholesale operation which, along with a strong online division, also serves international markets.
Incumbent Colin Porter will step down following a short handover period.
"On behalf of the Board and everyone at Joules, I am thrilled to welcome Nick as our next chief executive," said Ian Filby, the non-executive chairman of Joules.