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13 May 2015

Visit from Mr Tim Chicken, Head of National Distribution for Waitrose

Tim chicken of Waitrose with Thorsten Gruber and Cathy Hart Mr Chicken, Prof Gruber and Ms Hart

Senior Waitrose official Mr Tim Chicken, Head of National Distribution for Waitrose, visited the School of Business and Economics and the CSM on the 13th of May.

Mr Chicken presented the Waitrose Scholarship prizes to two Retailing, Marketing and Management (RMM) Scholarship prize winners: Ms Sophie Barcroft and Ms Sarah Jones for top performance in Part B and Part A of the BSc in Retailing, Marketing and Management programme respectively.

Mr Chicken has recently been appointed to this Senior Logistics role, with a senior military background as Major General in the Royal Marines, awarded MBE, OBE and US Legion of Merit, including coordinating London Poppy Day in 2013. It was a great honour hosting Mr Chicken.

The photo shows Mr Chicken (on the left) together with Professor Gruber (Co-Director, CSM) and Ms Cathy Hart (CSM member and SBE Placements Director)