Sainsbury appoints Kevin O'Byrne as CFO
Mr. O'Byrne is currently CEO of Poundland Group. He held executive roles at Kingfisher plc from 2008 to 2015, including CEO of B&Q UK & Ireland and Group Finance Director.
Prior to this, Mr. O'Byrne was Group Finance Director of Dixons Retail plc. He is a Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Land Securities Group.
Mr. O'Byrne will join the business on January 9, 2017 and will be a member of the J Sainsbury plc Board and the business's Operating Board.