Management & committees

 
Andy Cosslett Chairman

Andy Cosslett
Chairman

Véronique Laury Chief Executive Officer

Véronique Laury
Chief Executive Officer

Karen Witts Chief Financial Officer

Karen Witts
Chief Financial Officer

Andrew Bonfield Non-Executive Director

Andrew Bonfield
Non-Executive Director

Pascal Cagni Non-Executive Director

Pascal Cagni
Non-Executive Director

Clare Chapman Non-Executive Director

Clare Chapman
Non-Executive Director

Anders Dahlvig Non-Executive Director

Anders Dahlvig
Non-Executive Director

Rakhi Goss-Custard Non-Executive Director

Rakhi Goss-Custard
Non-Executive Director

Mark Seligman Senior Independent Director

Mark Seligman
Senior Independent Director

Karen Witts   Chief Financial Officer

Karen Witts

Appointed to the Board in October 2012.

Expertise and experience: Karen is a seasoned Chief Financial Officer and chartered accountant with a strong background in finance and management across a variety of sectors. Prior to joining Kingfisher, she served as Chief Financial Officer, Africa, Middle East, Asia and Asia Pacific for Vodafone plc and before that spent 11 years in Finance Director and General Management roles at BT. Karen has also worked in companies including Diageo and Mars. She provides significant current relevant finance expertise to the Board.

Other directorships: Karen is a non-executive director of Imperial Brands PLC, and Chairman of its Audit Committee.