As of 1 March, Le Creuset is pleased to announce that John Grayson will be joining the brand as the new Commercial Director for UK & Ireland. John joins the business with a wealth of experience across the sector, and prior to joining was Commercial Director for Hozelock UK, Scandinavia, and ANZ.
Previously, John worked for Fiskars, the luxury consumer products business including the Wedgwood and Waterford brands. He started off looking after the UK region, before progressing to a regional role. In his last role with the company, John was based in Australia where he was responsible for Fiskars’ cookware business across Australia, NZ & APAC.
Michael Scheepers, CEO of Le Creuset EMEA, has said; “I am pleased to welcome John Grayson as part of our Le Creuset EMEA team. Together with John we are looking forward to strengthening our market share and driving our brand success story forward.”
Commenting on his new role, John said “It’s thrilling to join this iconic global brand at such an exciting period in the company’s near 100-year history. The authenticity of product craftsmanship and respect for design continues to make Le Creuset a truly unique company.“
John will be replacing Nick Ryder who is assuming a new role as EMEA Commercial Director overseeing our commercial activities across the EMEA region.