Signet’s Ian Dahl resigns

Ian Dahl, a director of Signet and chief executive of its UK Jewelry division, has resigned today with 12 months notice, Signet said in a press release.

His resignation has been accepted and made effective immediately, the statement says. The London-based company says a successor “will be appointed in due course after consideration of both internal and external candidates.”

In the interim period, Terry Burman, the Group chief executive, will chair the UK Jewelry Executive Committee. Rob Anderson, chief operating officer of the division will report directly to Terry Burman.