CEO Guillaume Bacuvier to step down on 31 March 2021
London, 3 March 2021 – After four years Guillaume Bacuvier has chosen to step down as dunnhumby Chief Executive Officer to pursue other opportunities. dunnhumby wishes to thank Guillaume for his many significant contributions and wish him every success in his future endeavours.
“Guillaume joined dunnhumby four years ago, and his contributions have helped to put the business in a strong position for exciting growth prospects in the years ahead” says Ken Murphy, Chief Executive of Tesco. “Most recently he has steered the business through the challenges of COVID-19, and his leadership in the pandemic has been particularly valued by colleagues”.
“Thanks to the collective efforts of our fantastic people over the last four years, dunnhumby has now reached a unique period of growth and opportunity” says Guillaume Bacuvier, Chief Executive Officer. “We have navigated the unique challenges of the pandemic successfully and I wish dunnhumby every success for the future”.
Claire Lorains (currently Group Innovation Director at Tesco) will join dunnhumby as interim CEO from 1 April 2021, whilst an immediate external succession process takes place to appoint a permanent CEO.