The FTSE100 CEO
Just over half of FTSE100 businesses in the UK are Consumer Businesses.
By Consumer Businesses, we mean those that market to a mass consumer audience, have operations in the UK, and interact primarily directly with consumers.
Their CEOs have progressed to this level from the following backgrounds:
Of those with backgrounds in consumer functions or finance,
(This excludes those hired directly into the CEO position, and those who spent their whole careers in the company)