Carolyn McCall steps down from board of Tesco
Thursday, April 10, 2008
Carolyn McCall, Chief Executive of Guardian Media Group plc (GMG), has today announced that she has resigned as a non-executive director of Tesco plc.
McCall has taken the step to avoid a conflict of interest following Tesco’s decision to pursue legal action against the Guardian newspaper.
Carolyn McCall said: “It is with regret that I have decided to resign from the Tesco board, but given the clear conflict of interest it would be inappropriate for me to continue in the role.”
Head of Communications, Guardian Media Group
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