Oak Furnitureland appoints new chief financial officer


Oak Furnitureland, the UK’s leading retailer of solid wood furniture, has announced the appointment of Emily Tate as its new chief financial officer (CFO), effective from 4 November 2020, based in the company’s headquarters in Swindon.

Tate brings a wealth of financial experience having held senior positions with multiple retailers in the UK, including Karen Millen, Office, Fat Face, and Ralph Lauren.

Commenting on the appointment, Alex Fisher, chief executive officer, said: “We are pleased to announce the appointment of Emily Tate as our chief financial officer. Emily brings with her vast experience working with some of the UK’s best-known retail brands and will be a huge asset to the team as we drive forward our plans for future growth. We are delighted she has joined us.”

Tate said: “I’m excited to be joining Oak Furnitureland at this transformational time in the business’s journey. I am looking forward to working with the management team to develop and deliver the growth plans as we head into 2021 and beyond.