Countrywide has announced Bruce Marsh, who had initially accepted the role of its chief operating officer, will no longer be joining the business.
Marsh, who accepted the offer of COO and executive director on the company’s board, at the time of the appointment said: “I am excited to join Countrywide and to help them with the next stage of their strategy.”
Although Countrywide released a statement, it gave no indication why March decided to not join the company. The statement said: “Countrywide announces that Bruce Marsh has informed the group that he will no longer be joining the business. The company announced on 8 October 2019 that he had accepted the appointment of chief operating officer, and executive director on the board of Countrywide”
He has most recently worked as the finance director for Tesco and has previously held senior positions at Kingfisher, which included managing director and group strategy director. He also spent over 12 years at Dixons, holding the positions of regional finance director, group financial controller and general manager of financial services.
Marsh has also worked in senior positions at McDonalds and EY.