Nina joined the John Lewis Partnership in February 2020 as Executive Director, Strategy & Commercial Development. She is responsible for a number of functions in the Partnership: strategy & portfolio, data analytics & insight, sustainability & ethics, partnerships, corporate communications and operating model. Since joining, Nina has led the development of the new Partnership Plan against the backdrop of the pandemic. The plan is 'purpose-led', leverages the strength of Waitrose and John Lewis - two of Britain's best-loved brands - and seeks growth in complementary areas such as financial services, housing, outdoor living and the circular economy.
Prior to joining the Partnership, Nina was the MD of Hive, one of Europe’s largest connected home businesses and part of Centrica. Before this, she led one of British Gas’s home services businesses, delivering electrical and plumbing/drainage repairs to millions of homes. Nina was a Partner at McKinsey for over 10 years working with clients in the consumer, energy, healthcare and public sectors. She sits on the board of Domestic & General, owned by CVC, as a NED and until February 2021 was on the Advisory Board of the Cambridge Judge Business School.