Recent Digital People Moves in the UK Marketplace


Here is a snapshot of just some of the digital business leaders moves in the last month or two, along with a snapshot of some of the leadership roles being appointed in the wider marketplace.

  • Niall Wass (x CEO Wonga) joins Uber as SVP, EMEA & APAC
  • Clare Gilmartin (x VP Ebay) joins as CEO
  • David Worby (x CEO MyWardrobe) joins Bata as Multi-Channel Director
  • Shaun Gregory (CEO of Exterion Media) joins Proxama as NED
  • Barry Wyse (x Multi-Channel Director White Company) joins AlexandAlexa as VP Digital
  • Ottokar Rosenberger (x Sports Marketing Director, Betfair) joins Web Reservations as CMO
  • Alan White (x CEO N Brown) joins M&M Direct as Chairman
  • Gareth Gaston (x EVP Digital Wyndham Worldwide) joins Virtual Bank as EVP, USA
  • Rob Moss (x CMO Secret Sales) joins Urban Outfitters as Marketing Director
  • Simon Calver (x CEO Mothercare) joins as Chairman
  • John Connolly (x VP Expedia) joins Macmillan Publishing as Chief Product Officer
  • Henry Birch (x CEO William Hill Online) joins Rank Interactive as CEO
  • James Bromley (x MD Mail Online) joins SwiftKey as COO
  • Richard Clark (x Online Controller Home Retail Group) joins Boohoo as Marketing Director
  • Nilan Peiris (x VP Growth HouseTrip) focusses on Transferwise as VP Growth
  • Neil Campbell (x Commercial Director Rangespan) joins Betfair as Director of Ecommerce
  • Mike Hoban (Sales, Marketing & eCommerce Director Thomas Cook) joins Morrisons as Brand & Marketing Dir
  • Rob Jones (x Head of Ecommerce White Stuff) joins Anthropologie as Head of Ecommerce
  • Greg Brien (x Secret Sales) joins Secret Escapes as Merchandising Director

A Snapshot of leadership appointments being recruited currently in the wider marketplace, to include a number that we are personally conducting at Princedale Partners:

  • Tesco Head of Product Management – Intl
  • Ebay Category Director Hardlines & Softlines
  • Director of Customer Engagement
  • Royal Sun Alliance Head of Global Digital Data & Analytics
  • Travelex Head of Digital Operations
  • HSBC Digital Marketing Director and several Product Directors for Digital
  • Mexx Digital Marketing, Loyalty & CRM Director
  • Burberry Global Digital and Retail Director, Beauty
  • Ministry of Sound Head of eCommerce
  • Net-A-Porter Head of eCommerce
  • FitFlop Global eCommerce Director
  • Pearson VP Product Management
  • De Beers Head of Digital
  • PayPal Director of Digital Marketing
  • The Hut Group Director of Product Management

… to name just a few.

If you would like to discuss any of these appointments or would like related advice on your career or hiring exceptional digital leadership talent for your business get in touch through the contact page.


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