Jonathan Lawson
Jonathan Lawson
CEO
Liberation Group

Jonathan joined Liberation Group as CEO in January 2019. A 26-year career in retail, leisure, and hospitality, which commenced as a graduate trainee in Marks and Spencer and has gone on to include Asda, Sainsburys, Greene King and Vision Express. In his last role at Sainsburys, Jonathan was at the forefront of its growth and expansion of its convenience division before joining the board of Greene King in 2007 as managing director of local pubs. After four years, Jonathan departed Greene King for his first CEO appointment at Vision Express, which covered the UK, Ireland, and the Middle East. He joined Liberation Group as CEO in 2019.