Shoe Zone names Peter Foot as new finance director

Shoe Zone

Value footwear retailer, Shoe Zone has appointed Peter Foot as Finance Director.

Foot will take up his new role from 6 July, replacing Jonathan Fearn whose resignation has been accepted with effect from 31 July 2020.

Chief Executive of Shoe Zone, Anthony Smith said: “I am very pleased that Peter has agreed to join the Board of Shoe Zone PLC as our new Finance Director.

“His financial and leadership experience from over 25 years in the footwear sector will ensure he is well placed to run the Finance Team at Shoe Zone.”

“On behalf of the Board, I would like to take this opportunity to thank Jonathan for his contribution over the last 4 years and wish him all the best in his new role.”

Last week, the company’s interim results revealed the permanent closure of 20 stores, head office redundancies and a statutory loss before tax of £2.5m.