Chairman British Land, Deputy Chairman Carphone Warehouse, Talk Talk Telecom
John Gildersleeve is currently Chairman of Figleaves.com, Deputy Chairman of Carphone Warehouse, Senior Independent Director of British Land and Senior Independent Director at Talk Talk.
His career history started in the mid-1960’s where he joined Tesco as a trainee and rose to become executive director by the time he retired in 2004. He has also previously been chairman for Gallaher and EMI and non-executive director for Vodafone.
John Gildersleeve, or JG as he is known to many, is one of the most experienced retail chairmen with international experience in the UK.