Just Eat CEO named boss of Moneysupermarket Group

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Moneysupermarket.com Group has announced that Peter Duffy will be its new Chief Executive Officer.

He is currently CEO of Just Eat Ltd and prior to that was Chief Commercial Officer at easyJet and Marketing Director of Audi UK.

Duffy began his career in banking and has previously held positions at Barclays, Yorkshire Bank and TSB. He remains a non-executive director of Close Brothers PLC, where is a member of its Risk Committee.

“I’m thrilled to be joining Moneysupermarket Group, a company I have always admired. We are here to save customers money, and with people facing so much uncertainty at the moment, this has never been more important.  I’m really looking forward to working with the team on their exciting plans to bring more savings to more people,” he said.

Current CEO, Mark Lewis will leave the Group on the 31st August, with Duffy taking up the position on 1st September, subject to regulatory approvals.

“After an extensive search, we’re pleased to appoint Peter Duffy as our new CEO. He has the track record we’re looking for: experience of digital businesses and a dynamic leadership style that’s been honed in fast moving trading environments, including nearly 7 years at easyJet,” added Robin Freestone, Chair of Moneysupermarket.

"We thank Mark for his leadership over the past three and a half years and wish him well. Mark and the team have set a clear strategy for the Group and helped households save over £6bn.”