Tony O’Neill

Executive Chairman

Tony was Chief Executive Officer of the Company from its buyout in August 2007 until his appointment as Executive Chairman in November 2019. He spent 13 years at Marks & Spencer rising to a senior executive position. He subsequently worked for Somerfield where he held the following main Board positions – Managing Director Convenience Division, Buying Director, Group Operations Director and finally Managing Director of Somerfield Stores. After completing the Advanced Management Programme at Harvard Business School, he then worked for a number of private equity groups on turnarounds.