Head of Retail, GS1 UK

Jim Dickson

Jim leads the retail team at GS1 UK, working closely with a range of UK brands and retailers to drive industry collaboration. The current retail team focus is productDNA, an industry-designed data management solution that will transform the way brands, retailers and shoppers interact with products, creating a retail revolution for all. The leading UK retailers, department stores and manufacturers are collaborating on the initiative with the support and leadership of GS1

Jim has extensive retail, supply chain and commercial experience, gained from working previously at an international ‘blue chip’ retailer and leading UK branded manufacturer. He has a passion for leading and delivering transformation change, having spent time supporting a number of transformation initiatives during time spent in Asia and while based in Central Europe for a decade.