Food delivery firm Deliveroo has appointed the CEO of Next plc, Simon Wolfson, to its board as a non-executive director.
Deliveroo founder and CEO Will Shu stated, "Simon will bring great knowledge and insight to the company and help us in our mission to become the definitive food company. We are excited about his appointment. We are looking forward to working with him as we continue to innovate, developing new tech tools to support restaurants, to provide riders with more work and to extend choice for customers, bringing them the food they love from more restaurants than ever before."
Meanwhile, Wolfson commented, "I am delighted to be taking up this role. Deliveroo is an exciting, innovative and fast-growing company that, like NEXT, relies on advanced technology to deliver a market-leading proposition. I look forward to working with the talented leadership team on the many opportunities ahead."
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