6/4/2015 4:33:10 PM
Dixons Carphone CEO wins Person of the Year at MIA 2015
Sebastian James has been crowned Person of Year after leading Dixons Carphone through a period of vast and radical change. Whether dealing with a room of executives, or chatting to staff in store, James has shown that he is a true leader and impressed the judging panel with the strategic decisions he has made.
James has been at the helm from overseeing the merger of Dixons Retail and Carphone Warehouse, to developing the new entity into the retail hub for the connected customer. The judges commended his efforts to integrate the mobile proposition into traditional Dixons retail stores, as introducing new products to the retailer’s portfolio. As head of Dixons Carphone, James has made big strategic decisions and secured major partnerships, demonstrating his strong commitment to the brand.