Conviviality Confirms Appointment Of Argos COO As New MD For Retail Division

Conviviality has confirmed the appointment of David Robinson as Managing Director of its Retail division with immediate effect.

The group announced the appointment back in January but said today that he has now joined the business to take up his new role

Robinson has worked in the retail sector for over 20 years having started his career at Dixons Stores Group where he held roles within commercial and product marketing before joining Homebase as a Category Manager. In 2003 he moved to Argos and worked in a number of marketing and commercial roles before joining the Homebase Executive Board as Commercial Director in 2009. He joined the Argos Executive Board as Commercial Director in 2011 and was most recently Argos’ Chief Operating Officer.

David Adams, Chairman of Conviviality, said: “I am delighted to welcome David to our Board as Managing Director of Conviviality Retail. During his time with Argos, David was instrumental in the implementation of its strategic, operational and financial transformational plan and we look forward to benefiting from his significant retail experience.”