Outlook: Dream Team?
STUART ROSE has been linked with more top jobs over the last year than Will Carling has had blond haired women. That's no mean feat, assuming the former England rugby captain's record is more than just fantasy. Many of Mr Rose's supposed dalliances were probably imagined too, but finally, and after several false starts, he seems to have scored.
It was little more than a year ago that the forthright Yorkshireman was seen as the front-runner to take the helm at WH Smith, having lost out to Terry Green in the battle to run Debenhams. The Smith's job went to Richard Handover and Mr Rose remained on the jobs market. Then along came the GUS bid for Argos. Mr Rose …
Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Publication information: Article title: Outlook: Dream Team?. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Independent (London, England). Publication date: September 29, 1998. Page number: 19. © 2009 The Independent - London. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
This material is protected by copyright and, with the exception of fair use, may not be further copied, distributed or transmitted in any form or by any means.