In a statement released by Pets at Home, it has announced that Graeme Jenkins will not be joining the Group.
“Pets at Home Group Plc wishes to announce that, by mutual agreement, Graeme Jenkins will not be joining the Group as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).”
“The Board will now recommence the search process for a permanent CFO.”
“We are today appointing Mark Adams as interim CFO, who will oversee the finance department during the intervening period. Mark has acted as an interim CFO to Cognita Schools since February 2014 and has finance leadership experience from a number of business to consumer and publically listed companies. He has previously held the role of CFO at Hastings Insurance Group, easyJet plc, Helphire Group plc, Alpha Airports Group Plc and STA Travel Group.”
The group gave the previous statement of his appointment being postponed: “This follows recent media reports of an investigation into supplier payments at Target Australia Pty Ltd. It is the Board’s intention that Graeme’s joining date will only be finalised once the investigation is concluded or further information becomes available.”