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JD Sports CEO steps down

May 31, 2014

JD Sports Fashion said chief executive Barry Bown, who has been with the retail chain since 1984, is to step down with immediate effect. The role of executive chairman has been in place since 2004, meaning that there will be no immediate replacement for Mr Bown's position. Shares in JD Sports fell 22p to 1613p yesterday after the news.

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Source: Herald, The (Scotland)

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