People: SSP Group PLC (SSPG.L)
Ms. Kathryn Elizabeth Swann re-designated as Executive Director of the Company with effective 31 May 2019. She served as Group Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Kate began her retail career with Tesco plc before working with some of the UK’s best-known companies, including Homepride Foods, Coca-Cola Schweppes and Dixons Retail plc. She then joined Homebase in 1997, ultimately in the role of Managing Director, and in 2000 was made Managing Director of Argos. Kate joined WH Smith plc as Chief Executive Officer in 2003. In 2012 she received both The Daily Telegraph award for Business Leader of the Decade at the National Business Awards and the Institute for Turnaround Chairman’s Special Award for exceptional and extraordinary performance in the transformation of WH Smith. Kate also served as a Non- Executive Director of Babcock International Group plc. Kate has been a Non-Executive Director of England Hockey since 2016 and is also a Non- Executive Director of Independent Vetcare Limited. Kate graduated from the University of Bradford in 1986 with a BSc in Business Management and received an honorary doctorate from the university in 2007 where she is now Chancellor. Kate joined SSP as Chief Executive Officer in September 2013.
|Total Annual Compensation, GBP||2,374,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, GBP||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, GBP||--|
|All Other, GBP||4,104,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, GBP||6,478,000|