Tesco Ireland Chairman steps down

In confirmation to Shelflife magazine, Tesco Ireland has revealed that chairman Tony Keohane has retired from his post. Keohane who has been with Tesco 37 years started out in Quinnsworth as a management trainee in 1978. He joined the Quinnsworth board in 1995 and Tesco in 1997.

He became Tesco CEO in 2007 and held this position till 2013. In a major shake up to the Tesco Ireland, commercial director John O’Reilly has left the business, as will Finance Director Adrian Lewis.