GUS poaches Duddy to be chief
Monday 24 August 1998
Mr Duddy, 42, will come in as chief executive with main board responsibilities, plugging the gap left by Stuart Rose.
Mr Rose, who won plaudits for his handling of Argos's defence, quit in May. Mr Duddy, the managing director of PC World since January 1995, is credited with having engineered a dramatic expansion in the operation. GUS wants to push Argos upmarket.
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