Former Tesco Exec Joins Pets at Home As New CFO

Pets at Home has announced the appointment of Mike Iddon as its new Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective from 17 October.

Iddon was the Chief Financial Officer of New Look from 2014 until earlier this year. Prior to this, he held a number of finance roles at Tesco over a period of thirteen years, with his final position as Group Planning, Treasury and Tax Director. His previous positions include finance roles within Kingfisher and Whitbread.

Iddon replaces, Mark Adams, Interim Chief Financial Officer, who will leave the group towards the end of November.

Ian Kellett, Group Chief Executive Officer, commented: “Mike brings a huge wealth of financial expertise, all gained within established retail and consumer businesses which makes him a great addition to the team.”

Iddon commented: “I really admire the passion for pets that is the hallmark of Pets at Home. With so many growth opportunities, not just within retailing but also in the many services that support customers and their pets, this is a really exciting time for me to join the Group.”