The Very Group hires chief data officer

The Very Group has appointed Steve Pimblett as chief data officer (CDO). Steve joins The Very Group from Wejo, a UK scale-up behind technology used in connected cars. Most recently he held the dual role of CDO and chief information officer (CIO) at the firm, which has tie-ups with General [...]

2020-09-29T11:46:54+01:00September 29th, 2020|The Very Group|

Shop Direct appoints former Sky Betting and Gaming CTO to executive board

Shop Direct, the UK’s largest integrated pureplay digital retailer and credit provider, has appointed former Sky Betting and Gaming chief technology officer (CTO) Andy Burton to its executive board in the role of group CTO. He will join the business in May 2019 and report to the company’s group CEO [...]

2019-10-21T10:28:08+01:00February 14th, 2019|Shop Direct|

Shop Direct to open London hub in 2017

Shop Direct, the UK’s second largest pureplay online retailer, has announced plans to open a London hub at 111 Buckingham Palace Road, which will host colleagues working across data, eCommerce, IT, product and brand. The 25,000 sq ft space, which will open in summer 2017, will have capacity for up [...]

2019-10-21T12:51:24+01:00November 15th, 2016|Shop Direct, Uncategorized|