Sainsbury’s Names Insurance Head As New Chairman

Source: J Sainsbury Plc, Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018

J Sainsbury PLC has agreed to appoint Martin Scicluna as its new Non-Executive Chairman. Scicluna will join the board as Chairman-Designate and Non-Executive Director from 1 November 2018. He will work closely with David Tyler for a handover period and Sainsbury’s anticipates that Scicluna will assume the role of Chairman from the beginning of the new financial year in March 2019 or soon after, at which point David Tyler would step down from the board.