John Lewis’ retail director, Mark Lewis will become chief executive officer of Moneysupermarket, when Peter Plumb steps down next year.
The Cheshire-based company made the announcement today, which is subject to regulatory approval.
Plumb has led the Group for the last 8 years and said that he would leave on or before May 2017 – the date of the company’s AGM.
“I am delighted to be joining Moneysupermarket and look forward to building on the success of the business. In particular, I look forward to delivering on the clear mission to help a growing number of people save more money on their bills every year,” said Lewis.
“The Board is pleased to appoint Mark Lewis as Group CEO of Moneysupermarket. The Board conducted a wide-ranging and thorough search for the role. Mark has a successful track record of leading fast growing digital businesses with strong customer satisfaction, trust and values,” added Bruce Carnegie-Brown, chairman of Moneysupermarket.