Burberry board changes

Burberry has confirmed that Julie Brown will start on 18 January as chief operating and financial officer and will join the board on that date.

John Smith will begin transitioning from his role as COO from 18 January and will remain on the board until he leaves the Company later this year.

Carol Fairweather will step down from her role as CFO and from the board on 18 January.

At 9:09am: (LON:BRBY) Burberry Group PLC share price was +9.5p at 1584.5p