Management changes at Go Outdoors
Chris Matthews will join Go Outdoors in May from Dixons Retail where he is currently the managing director of Greece’s leading electrical retailer Kotsovolos.
Over a 10-year career with Dixons Chris has held a broad range of leadership positions across general management, commercial, e-commerce and marketing roles. Before his 10-year stint at Dixons, he held senior roles with Marks and Spencer.
GO Outdoors, which will open its 42nd store in March, has just reached a £203 million annual turnover for the first time in its history, following on from recent annual figures which showed an increase in turnover of over 19%.
The same financial period saw the number employees double from under 700 to over 1400.