John Barton cause of death: John Barton, 77-year-old, Former leader of easyJet, Next and the chairman of Ted Barker passed away suddenly. His cause of death and place were not stated while his passing was announced by the company on Monday, December 6, 2021. Ted Baker plc is a British luxury clothing retail company listed on the London Stock Exchange.
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. Ted Baker chief executive Rachel Osborne said. “Our thoughts and deepest sympathies are with his wife, Anne, and their family.” She added.
In the midst of a major economic hit from Covid-19 lockdowns, he was named as chairman of the Ted Baker board. He left easyJet earlier in 2021 after he spent nine years with the company. He also chaired at Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group and Cable & Wireless and sat on the boards of WH Smith and retail landlord Hammerson. EasyJet is a Swiss low-cost airline based in Meyrin, Canton of Geneva. It operates scheduled flights as an EasyJet franchisee from Geneva Airport and EuroAirport Basel–Mulhouse–Freiburg.
John Barton’s obituary will be organized by the family