Don McCarthy

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Don McCarthy
CBE
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Born
Donald McCarthy

(1955-06-19)19 June 1955
Bromley, England
Died21 July 2018(2018-07-21) (aged 63)
London, England
NationalityBritish

Donald McCarthy, CBE (19 June 1955 – 21 July 2018) was a British entrepreneur and philanthropist. He was known for being the chairman of House of Fraser from 2006 to 2014.[1] From 2007 until 2012 McCarthy also was chairman of Aurum, a British watch and jewellery retailer.

McCarthy was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2017 New Year Honours for services to business and philanthropy.[2]

McCarthy died on 21 July 2018 from cancer in London at the age of 63.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Geoghegan, Jill (5 June 2015). "Don McCarthy on his career at House of Fraser, The Shoe Studio Group, Rubicon Retail and Kurt Geiger"". Drapers. Retrieved 27 September 2015.
  2. London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 61803, p. N9, 31 December 2016.
  3. Don McCarthy, Former House of Fraser Chairman, Dies at 63 (subscription needed)