Ian Cheshire: bringing commercial sense to Whitehall.

Kingfisher man joins government board

Published:  02 December, 2010

LONDON: Ian Cheshire, Kingfisher's chief executive is to inject commercial knowledge into government decision- making.

Mr Cheshire is the latest 'big name' to be appointed by Lord Browne as senior non-executive on Whitehall boards.

The first 15 senior non-executives were meant to have been unveiled by the Cabinet Office in November, but deadlines slipped as the Government struggled to bring all parties on board.

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