Royal Mail Names Crozier Chief Executive

Share this article:
The Royal Mail Group appointed Adam Crozier chief executive yesterday.


Crozier takes over from John Roberts, who retires after 35 years of service with Royal Mail, the past seven as chief executive. Crozier was previously chief executive of the Football Association, soccer's governing body in England. He also was a former chief executive of Saatchi and Saatchi Advertising.


Royal Mail also said that Elmar Toime, the current chief executive of New Zealand Post, will become executive deputy chairman of Royal Mail Holdings with group-wide responsibilities across the Royal Mail and Post Office Ltd. divisions. He has been chief executive of New Zealand Post for the past 10 years.


Crozier and Toime will report to Allan Leighton, chairman of Royal Mail Group, and will take up their new roles in February.


Share this article:

Sign up to our newsletters

Follow us on Twitter @dmnews

Latest Jobs:

More in News

News Byte: Comcast Expanding Global Ad Delivery Through Partnership

News Byte: Comcast Expanding Global Ad Delivery Through ...

Through a partnership with Adstream , Comcast's AdDelivery Service expands its footprint across the globe.

40 Under 40 2014: Nominations Are Now Open!

40 Under 40 2014: Nominations Are Now Open!

It's time to nominate the 2014 crop of young marketing luminaries for Direct Marketing News's 40 Under 40 Awards. The deadline is Friday, June 6, 2014.

News Byte: MediaCrossing Partners with ASL Marketing on Youth Marketing Tool

News Byte: MediaCrossing Partners with ASL Marketing on ...

The digital media trading firm and marketing database company aim to help marketers target 13 to 34 year olds.