Greene King announces Sandra Turner to its Board as upcoming Non-Executive Director

– UK, Bury St Edmunds –  Greene King plc (LON:GNK) today announced the appointment of Sandra Turner to the board as a non-executive director with effect from 1st May 2019. She will also become a member of the audit, nomination and remuneration committees.

Philip Yea, chairman of Greene King, said: ‘I am delighted that Sandra has agreed to join our board. She brings a strong mix of experience from both executive and non-executive roles in diverse consumer-oriented companies and we look forward to her contribution.’

About Sandra Turner

Sandra has many years’ experience in the consumer goods and retail sectors, including for Wilkinson Sword, Unilever and Tesco, where she was commercial director of Tesco Ireland.

Sandra is also a non-executive director, senior independent director and chair of the remuneration committee of Greggs plc, non-executive director and chair of the remuneration committee of Carpetright plc and non-executive director and chair of the remuneration committee of McBride plc, as well as a non-executive director of Huhtamäki Oyj.

About Greene King

Greene King was founded in 1799 and is headquartered in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk. It currently employs around 39,000 people across its main trading businesses; Pub Company, Pub Partners and Brewing & Brands

At the half year, Greene King operated 2,798 pubs, restaurants and hotels across England, Wales and Scotland, of which 1,714 were retail pubs, restaurants and hotels, and 1,084 were tenanted, leased and franchised pubs. Its leading retail brands are Greene King, Chef & Brewer, Farmhouse Inns and Hungry Horse

Greene King also brews quality ale brands from its Bury St. Edmunds and Dunbar breweries. Its industry-leading portfolio includes Greene King IPA, Old Speckled Hen, Abbot Ale and Belhaven Best

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