BRC chief executive awarded OBE in New Years Honours
Helen Dickinson, the chief executive of the British Retail Consortium, has been awarded an OBE in the New Years Honours List for services to the retail industry.
Dickinson joined the BRC in January 2013 following a successful career working with retailers at KPMG.
Commenting on the award, Dickinson said: “I am deeply honoured to receive an OBE – it is a testament to the encouragement and support of the BRC’s members as we have sought to promote and serve the industry and to our great BRC team. I am passionate about the retail industry and its place at the forefront of innovation and social cohesion, touching every aspect of our local communities and the lives of everyone in the country.”
Sir Charlie Mayfield, BRC chair, added: “Helen is a very worthy recipient of this honour. She strives tirelessly to work on behalf of retail, to lead debate and influence policy. The BRC has made great strides since her arrival and we look forward to the future success of the BRC with Helen in the driving seat.”
Email this article to a friend
You need to be logged in to use this feature.
Please log in here