DFS Furniture appoints non-executive director

The former marketing director of Perth-based energy group SSE has been appointed as a non-executive director at DFS Furniture.

Jane Bednall, who recently left SSE after five years with the group, joined DFS’s board on 1st January. She has also worked with Intercontinental Hotels Group, British Gas and British Airways.

Ian Durant, chairman of DFS, said: “I am delighted to welcome Jane to the Board. She brings significant and complementary experience of the marketing and retail industry to the Board. We are looking forward to working with her and are sure that she will make a valuable contribution in the times ahead.”


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