The Children’s Furniture Company appoints new chairman

The Children’s Furniture Company has announced the appointment of Derek Lovelock as its new chairman.

Derek is a highly respected figure in the retail sector; having previously held the positions of CEO for Mothercare and Executive Chairman for Mama’s & Papas, as well as former Chairman of British fashion retailer Jack Wills, plus Oasis and Warehouse’s parent company Aurora Fashions.

As chairman at TCFC, Derek Lovelock will bring his extensive knowledge of the nursery and retail markets to help drive the business forward to future expansion.

Commenting on the appointment, TCFC said: “We have ambitious plans to significantly increase our market share in the UK and beyond.

“Given Derek’s background in the retail and nursery sectors, he will play an integral part in helping us to achieve our goals.”