Richard Greenbury

Sir Richard Greenbury (born 31 July 1936) was chairman and chief executive of the British retailer Marks and Spencer from 1988 to 1999. During his tenure, the company continued to grow until its profits peaked in 1997 and 1998 when it was the second most profitable retailer in the world after Wal-Mart, and the ninth largest company in Britain. After resigning as executive chairman, Peter Salsbury succeeded him.

Read more about Richard Greenbury:  Early Life, Marks and Spencer, Statistics On Richard Greenbury's Tenure As Chief Executive (1988-1998 Completed Financial Years)

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