Blackmores appoint Marcus Blackmore as interim CEO

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by Rachael Jones

Health supplement company Blackmores (ASX:BKL) today announced that Executive Director Marcus Blackmore will step in as interim Chief Executive Officer effective from April 1 this year.

CEO and MD Richard Henfrey announced his resignation last month. He'll step down at the end of this month.

Marcus is the son of the company founder Maurice Blackmore. He first joined the business when he was just 18 years old.
He will remain in the acting CEO role as the board undertakes the search for a new CEO.

Shares in Blackmores (ASX:BKL) are trading 0.65 per cent higher to $98.20.
 

Rachael Jones

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Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.