Cecile Helme-Guizon – Non- Executive Director

Having gained 10 years of experience in Audit and Transaction Services at PwC (Paris and New York), Cecile has enjoyed a successful international career in a number of retail sectors including electrical, DIY, furniture, health & beauty and general merchandise. 

She held executive positions with Kingfisher and Darty, following which she took the opportunity to build on her professional qualifications as a Chartered Director in France (IFA, the House of Directors) and in the UK (Institute of Directors), and started to build a portfolio of Non-Executive positions.

Over the past four years, she has served as Non-Executive Director on the board of three large listed businesses (Manitou, Antalis and Sequana) and until recently was CEO of the French IFA for two years.