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Retail executive

Stuart Alan Ransom Rose, British retail executive.

Background

Rose, Stuart Alan Ransom was born on March 17, 1949 in United Kingdom. Son of Harry and Margaret Ransom Rose.

Career

Management trainee to commercial director, European division Marks & Spencer Group plc, London and Paris, 1972—1989. Buying, merchandising director Burton Group (parent company of Debenhams), London, 1989—1994, Chief Executive Officer, multiples division, 1994—1997. Chief Executive Officer Argos plc, 1997—1998, Booker plc (merged with Iceland), 1998—2000, Arcadia Group plc, 2000—2002.

Chief executive Marks & Spencer Group plc, London, since 2004, executive chairman, since 2008. Chairman British Fashion Council, since 2003. Non-executive director NSB Retail Systems, 2000—2004, Land Securities plc, since 2003.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, reading, fine wines.

Connections

Married Jennifer Cook, 1973. 2 children.

father:
Harry Rose

mother:
Margaret Ransom Rose

spouse:
Jennifer Cook