Lead non-executive board member

Richard Pennycook

Richard Pennycook

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Biography

Richard Pennycook is the lead non-executive board member of the Department for Education. He joined in October 2017.

He is chair of Howdens Joinery, Fenwick and the Hut Group, and chair of the British Retail Consortium.

Between March 2014 and February 2017 he was Chief Executive of the Co-operative Group.

Lead non-executive board member