Your browser is no longer supported. For the best experience of this website, please upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Start date given for new Burberry finance chief

Burberry’s new chief operating and financial officer Julie Brown will start her role on 18 January, replacing CFO Carol Fairweather, who is leaving the firm after more than a decade.

Burberry announced last July that Brown would join the firm, but did not have a date.

Fairweather, who has been CFO at Burberry since 2013, will step down from her role on the same date. She joined Burberry in June 2006 and previously held the position of senior vice president, group finance.

Brown was most recently CFO at global medical technology business Smith and Nephew.

At Burberry she will report to newly appointed chief executive Marco Gobbetti, who will join the brand from Celine at a yet to be named date.

 

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions. Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.