Debenhams hires Purnell


Retail organisation Debenhams has hired Sarah Purnell as its new head of reward.

Purnell, who is a qualified accountant, has experience in delivering reward and benefits cycles, as well as financial analysis, for businesses operating in the retail sector.

Previously, Purnell was employed as group reward manager at Arcadia Group, director of compensation and benefits at Travelport and senior compensation and benefits manager at Lucozade Ribena Suntory.