at S&N helm Scottish & Newcastle has confirmed that John Dunsmore is succeeding Graham Kendrick who, at 55, retires as chairman and MD of Scottish Courage. Dunsmore joined Scottish Courage as a graduate trainee in 1980. He rejoined in 1996 as corporate development director and became on-trade MD of Scottish Courage, the company's beer division, in 1997. He was promoted to md of Scottish Courage in April and now becomes chairman as well. {{JOBS & CAREERS }}