Coats Group appoints Hongyan Echo Lu to board
In addition, Ms. Lu will join the Remuneration Committee and the Nomination Committee.
Ms. Lu has twenty years of global HR, operations and general management experience.
Ms. Lu spent ten years at Tesco plc in a variety of senior leadership roles, including Asia HR Director, Chief Operations Officer, China and Property Director, UK/Ireland.
Most recently, Ms. Lu was the Managing Director of Homebase Ltd as part of Home Retail Group plc.
She started her career at Bristol-Myers Squibb, a global biopharmaceutical company.
Ms. Lu has a Bachelor of Arts in International Economy and Finance from Fudan University, Shanghai and a Master of Science in Industrial Relations and Human Resources from West Virginia University.
She has previously been a Non-Executive Director of Dobbies Garden Centres. ■