Andy Harrison



Chair of the Nominations Committee

Key strengths

A former CEO with considerable experience of leading large consumer facing organisations with a strong service offer. Long-standing plc experience and shareholder understanding.

Dunelm role

Chairs the Board, which is responsible for Group strategy, performance, risk oversight and good governance. Chairs the Nominations Committee. Regularly visits the Dunelm website, stores and non-store sites to meet colleagues and members of the senior management team, and attends meetings of the National Colleague Voice by rotation. Participates in investor presentations and some shareholder meetings.

Joined Dunelm Board

September 2014

Previous experience

Chief Executive of Whitbread plc (2010 to 2015). Chief Executive of easyJet plc (2005 to 2010). Chief Executive of RAC plc (1996 and 2005). Non-Executive Director and Chair of Audit Committee at EMAP plc (2000 to 2008)

Other commitments


Gender and ethnicity

Male, White British.