A new partner based in the UK is Siobhán Géhin, who joined Kurt Salmon two years ago with more than 20 years’ senior level experience in retail operations, general management and strategy, with businesses such as Wal-Mart, Home Retail Group and KFC.

Since joining Kurt Salmon, Siobhán has built up the strategy and private equity business in the UK, leading assignments with global and European firms, that have ranged from carrying out due diligence projects to operational improvement and international expansion.

Siobhán is a regular speaker at industry events and a frequent contributor to leading publications, particularly on topics covering digital retailing as she can draw on her in-depth understanding of the processes needed to drive a multi-channel business.