Charles Wilson announces retirement from Booker
Booker CEO Charles Wilson has announced that he is to retire after 15 years in the role. He plans to retire in February 2021 and “take it a little easier”. Wilson will be succeeded by Andrew Yaxley who is currently chief product officer for Tesco with a handover beginning immediately. In turn, Yaxley will be succeeded as chief product officer by Ashwin Prasad, who is promoted from his current role as commercial director for packaged food.