John Gildersleeve, Tesco commercial and trading director, will succeed Peter Wilson as non-executive chairman of Gallaher in March when he is due to retire from Tesco, and Wilson will retire from Gallaher.

Gildersleeve is a non-executive director at the tobacco giant.

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Nutrition Point, maker of the Dietary Specials range of gluten free and wheat free foods, has named Matthew Walwyn commercial manager. He was previously commercial manager at frozen food manufacturer Cheviot Foods.