Retail Excellence has today confirmed the appointment of Duncan Graham as its new managing director.
He succeeds David Fitzsimons in his new role.
Originally from Nottingham, Graham has a wealth of experience in Irish retail since his arrival in Cork in 1996, where he spent two years running the Marks and Spencer store before relocating to Dublin.
Wealth Of Experience
Since then, he has worked with Brown Thomas as general manager before becoming CEO of a ladies wear company.
For the last nine years he has been responsible for the expansion of the Specsavers brand across Ireland, Scotland and Spain.
Commenting on the appointment, the chairman of Retail Excellence and COO of Applegreen PLC, Joe Barrett, said: "We are delighted that Duncan has joined Retail Excellence at such a critical time for Irish retail and we wish him success in helping shape the industry for the future."
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