Ted Baker bolsters board with two new non-execs
British premium fashion and lifestyle brand Ted Baker has bolstered its board with the appointment of two new non-executive directors with specific expertise in digital and related areas.
Anita Balchandani is a partner at OC&C Consultants and is an experienced non-executive director with "broad international retail experience". She is currently a non-executive director and chair of the remuneration committee of AIM-listed Majestic Wine and a non-executive director of luxury beauty retailer Space NK Apothecary. As well as non-executive director she will also take up the role of chairman of the remuneration committee and a member of the audit committee.
Jennifer Roebuck, who is co-founder of events app REVL and who has a background in digital transformation and brand marketing, has been appointed non-executive director and member of the audit committee.
Anne Sheinfield has stood down from the board after more than seven years as non-executive director and chair of the remuneration committee.
Chairman of Ted Baker David Bernstein CBE commented: "We are delighted that Anita and Jennifer have joined the Ted Baker board as non-executive directors. Their retail and digital experience will be invaluable as we continue to develop the brand and we look forward to their respective contributions going forward. On behalf of the board and all here at Ted, I would like to thank Anne for her significant contribution, and we wish her the very best for the future".