John Barton Death – Cause of Death: John Barton, chairman of British luxury clothing retail company (Ted Baker) has passed away. He was 77 years old.
Chief executive, Rachel Osborne in a statement on Monday, December 6, announced the chairman’s death “with great sadness”. His cause of death was not disclosed.
With senior independent director, Helena Feltham to take on the role of interim chairman with immediate effect.
“John was a source of great wisdom for me and for so many of us at Ted Baker and we will hugely miss his support and guidance. Our thoughts and deepest sympathies are with his wife, Anne, and their family,” Chief executive, Rachel Osborne said.