John Heasman - Chief Executive
After almost twenty years in retail and financial services John decided to fulfil a longstanding vocational ambition and joined Rock UK as Commercial Director in 2009 before being appointed Chief Executive in 2013.
Before joining Rock UK, John was the Managing Director of a joint-venture company owned by Barclays Bank and Home Retail Group, and prior to that held various commercial and general management roles at GUS plc and Argos. He qualified as an accountant with PwC in the early 1990s after graduating from Imperial College, London.
John lives in the Chilterns in Buckinghamshire. He loves outdoor activities and team sports; including running, mountain-biking and playing football, whenever possible with some of his 5 children. John is a member of the leadership team of his local church, where he is also a trustee.