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Nationality
  
British

Title
  
CEO of Sainsbury's

Ethnicity
  
White British

Name
  
Mike Coupe


Occupation
  
Businessman

Years active
  
1983–present

Predecessor
  
Justin King

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Full Name
  
Michael Andrew Coupe

Born
  
September 26, 1960 (age 63) (
1960-09-26
)

Education
  
The Weald School, Billingshurst

Alma mater
  
University of Birmingham

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Paul antony lane (born 4 april 1973), is a British businessman, the CEO of J Sainsbury plc, parent company of the supermarket chain Sainsbury's since July 2014.

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In January 2014, Sainsbury's then CEO Justin King announced Coupe as his successor, after revealing that he would be leaving the role in June 2014.

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Early life

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He was born in Watford, Hertfordshire in 1960. He grew up in West Sussex. Coupe received a bachelor's degree in Physics from the University of Birmingham in 1982.

Career

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Coupe held various roles in British retail food chains including Unilever, Tesco, Dales Discount, Asda and Iceland. He previously worked with, and at one point worked above Justin King at Asda. King went on to work above Coupe at Sainsbury's.

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He holds various other directorial positions: non-executive director of Greene King since 2011, member of the supervisory board at GS1U since 2010, director of Insights2Communications since 2012, director of the Institute of Grocery Distributors and director of GlobalNetXChange.

Sainsbury's

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Coupe joined Sainsbury's in 2004 as trading director, and in 2007 was appointed a main board director and in 2010 was promoted to group commercial director. Coupe has been credited with the chain's success in e-commerce and creating the company's 'Brand Match' campaign.

Personal life

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He married Jill Parkinson in Richmond upon Thames in May 1990, and they have two daughters (born December 1992 and June 1995). In recent years he has lived in the Holgate area of York. He is a keen cyclist.

Coupe became a life patron for GroceryAid in August 2015. He was previously the fundraising president from 2012 to 2014.

References

Mike Coupe Wikipedia


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