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Online marketplace appoints new CEO

Online marketplace Notonthehighstreet has announced the appointment of Claire Davenport as its new chief executive.

Claire will succeed Barrie Seidenberg, who was diagnosed with brain cancer earlier this year and will step down to focus on her health, and joins the company on 27 August 2019.

In her role, Claire will continue Barrie’s work in ‘modernising the company’s technology platform’ and ‘strengthening’ the ecommerce operations of the business.

Darren Shapland, chairman of Notonthehighstreet, said in a statement: “Barrie has led the transformation of the company over the last 15 months and has significantly increased momentum in the business.

“Through Barrie’s leadership, the business now has a strong foundation for growth, supported by a skilled leadership team, with experienced additions including a new CTO, CFO and CPO. The board would like to thank Barrie for her expert leadership and we wish her our heartfelt best as she focuses on her health.”

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