Consumer >> CEO Interviews >> December 4, 2000

Roger Jennings – Austin Reed Group Plc (ard.l)

ROGER JENNINGS has been the Chief Executive of Austin Reed Plc since September 2000. Prior to that, he was Managing Director. From 1990 to 1996, Mr Jennings was the Managing Director of Grosvenor Business Development Consultants. From 1986 to 1990, he was Managing Director of Lee Cooper Sportswear, having been Chief Executive of Pineapple Dance Studios from 1985 to 1986. Mr Jennings holds an MA in Marketing from Lancaster University. He enjoys skiing, sailing, golf and science. Profile
TWST: May we start please, Roger, with a brief corporate profile of

Austin Reed?

Mr. Jennings: Austin Reed is a British public company and has, in fact,

just celebrated its centenary this