Robin Terrell, former CCO of Tesco, MD of Amazon.co.uk and MD of John Lewis Direct, has joined proptech firm Cocoon as chairman.
Terrell who serves serves on the board of William Hill, Karen Millen and Wilko, Robin a wealth of retail experience to Cocoon.
Sanjay Parekh, CEO at Coccon, said: “Robin is a highly respected and successful businessman bringing a formidable amount of expertise from leadership at brands such as Amazon and Tesco. We are absolutely delighted to welcome him to our team as chairman.
“I have no doubt that Cocoon will greatly benefit from Robin’s knowledge, experience and belief in putting customers first.
“He’s joining us at a key moment, as we invite our customers to join our journey and invest in Cocoon on Crowdcube.
“This investment will enable us to expand our retail distribution and insurance partnerships, where Robin’s strategic contributions are already proving immensely valuable.”
After launching in 2016, Cocoon has sold to customers in more than 50 countries across the globe.