Laurie McIlwee has been appointed group finance director of Tesco. McIlwee, who has been at Tesco since December 2000, was most recently distribution director. He replaces Andrew Higginson, who has become chief executive of retailing services.
Stephen King has resigned as finance director of De La Rue. King will leave the commercial security printer and papermaker company on 31 March 2009. He has been replaced by Simon Webb. Webb has been deputy chief financial officer of Enodis since 2007.
Ian Miscampbell has been appointed chief financial officer of York Pharma. Miscampbell has held finance director positions at pharmaceutical companies such as with ReNeuron, KS Biomedix Holdings, Microscience Holdings, Oxford Immunotec, and most recently William Ransom & Son.