Royal Mail Group Management Changes

Royal Mail Group Management Changes

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Dave Smith, Royal Mail Group’s Chief Customer Officer, has decided to leave the Group to take up a senior role with Rentokil Initial.Dave has been leading the drive to improve our service to customers and has previously been Managing Director of Post Office Limited and of Parcelforce Worldwide

Dave Smith, Royal Mail Group’s Chief Customer Officer, has decided to leave the Group to take up a senior role with Rentokil Initial.
Dave has been leading the drive to improve our service to customers and has previously been Managing Director of Post Office Limited and of Parcelforce Worldwide. A comprehensive search will be undertaken for Dave’s successor and internal and external candidates will be considered.
Moya Greene, Chief Executive of Royal Mail Group, said: "We are all very sad to see Dave Smith depart as he has been a great executive for Royal Mail Group. He has made very valuable contributions to the Post Office, Parcelforce Worldwide and the re-alignment of our structure to focus on our customers."
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Notes to editors:
Dave Smith joined Royal Mail Group in 2002, initially as Finance Director of Royal Mail’s sales division, before moving to be Finance Director at Parcelforce Worldwide. He is a qualified chartered accountant.

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About Royal Mail plc
Royal Mail plc is the parent company of Royal Mail Group Limited, the leading provider of postal and delivery services in the UK and the UK’s designated universal postal service provider. UK Parcels, International and Letters (“UKPIL”) comprises the company’s UK and international parcels and letters delivery businesses operating under the “Royal Mail” and “Parcelforce Worldwide” brands. Through the Royal Mail Core Network, the company delivers a one-price-goes-anywhere service on a range of parcels and letters products. Royal Mail has the capability to deliver to more than 29 million addresses in the UK, six days a week (excluding UK public holidays). Parcelforce Worldwide operates a separate UK network which collects and delivers express parcels. Royal Mail also owns General Logistics Systems (GLS) which operates one of the largest ground-based, deferred parcel delivery networks in Europe.

 

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