Finance Director Helen Weir to leave the Partnership

Monday 17 November 2014

John Lewis Partnership plc announces that Helen Weir, Finance Director, has today tendered her resignation from the Partnership in order to take up another role. A process to select Helen's successor will begin immediately.

Helen is expected to work her six month notice period and her departure date will be announced in due course.

Notes to Editors

The John Lewis Partnership - The John Lewis Partnership operates 43 John Lewis shops across the UK (31 department stores, 10 John Lewis at home and shops at St Pancras International and Heathrow Terminal 2),, 331 Waitrose shops, and business to business contracts in the UK and abroad. The business has annual gross sales of over £10bn. It is the UK's largest example of worker co-ownership where all 90,000 staff are Partners in the business.


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John Lewis Partnership
Andrew Moys, Director of Communications
Telephone: 020 7592 6292

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Simon Rigby
Telephone: 020 7638 9571