Retail & Consumer industry

Jun 8: Sir Terry Leahy - a tough act to follow

Elizabeth Rigby, consumer industries editor, assesses the career of Sir Terry Leahy, whose turn at the helm of Tesco turned it into a global retailer. She says the current head of international operations Philip Clarke, who will succeed Sir Terry after his surprise departure, clearly has a tough act to follow and will have to work hard keeping disappointed rivals on board.