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Tesco boss Dave Lewis

Tesco boss to step down next year, Ken Murphy to take on role

Tesco boss to step down next year, Ken Murphy to take on role

LONDON — Tesco chief executive officer Dave Lewis announced Wednesday that he will step down next summer after declaring the company’s turnaround complete. Celebrating its 100th anniversary, Tesco is five years into a recovery plan launched by Lewis after an accounting scandal capped a dramatic downturn in trading. Successor Ken Murphy, a former executive at