Booker has appointed Helena Andreas as a non-executive director.
Andreas, 37, is head of retail and distribution at Vodafone Group, covering the retail channel strategy, in-store customer experience as well as operational efficiency including processes, people and IT.
Prior to joining Vodafone she held senior positions in marketing and operations at Tesco and as a retail and consumer consultant at Accenture. Andreas, who holds an MBA from INSEAD, is also a non-executive director of Extenda, a retail POS systems supplier and Billerud, a Swedish-listed pulp and paper producer.
Booker chairman Richard Rose said: “We are delighted that Helena is joining the Booker Board. Her experience of customer management and new technology will be really helpful as we continue our journey to focus, drive and broaden Booker.”