Former Test and Trace app chief Simon Thompson to lead Royal Mail


 

Former Ocado executive Simon Thompson, who until recently ran the NHS Test and Trace app, has been named as Royal Mail’s new UK chief executive. Thompson replaces former chief executive Rico Back who left the Royal Mail in May, amid criticism of his pay and his decision to run the business from his home in Switzerland. Interim chief executive Stuart Simpson, who stepped in when Back left in May, is to leave the business. Thompson, who takes up the role […]