Liz Doherty

Non-Executive Director


Senior Independent Director

Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee

Key strengths

A former Finance Director with extensive operational experience in international consumer and retail businesses, specifically with brands, marketing and online. Long-standing plc experience and shareholder understanding.

Dunelm role

As a Non-Executive Director, provides strategic advice, monitors management performance and oversees risk management. Regularly visits stores and the webstore to meet store colleagues and members of the senior management team. Attends investor presentations and shareholder meetings. Senior Independent Director and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee. 

Joined Dunelm Board

May 2013

Previous experience

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (FCMA). Finance Director of Reckitt Benckiser plc (2011 to 2013), Brambles Limited (Australia) (2007 to 2009) and Group International Finance Director of Tesco PLC from 2003 to 2007.

Other commitments

Non-Executive Director of Corbion NV and Novartis International AG.  Member of the Supervisory Board of Koninklijke Philips N.V.