Tesco names incoming UK team

RETAIL giant Tesco yesterday named the eight-man team to lead its UK operation from March, reporting to new UK chief executive, Richard Brasher.

Noel Robbins becomes chief operating officer, alongside new commercial directors Per Bank, and Laura Wade-Gery. Kevin Grace becomes property director; David North will become corporate affairs director and Judith Nelson personnel director.

UK finance director Mike Iddon and marketing director Carolyn Bradley will stay in their current posts.