Primark-owner names M&S's Tonge as finance director designate

Customers walks with shopping bags, as retail store Primark in Birmingham, Britain reopens its doors after a third lockdown imposed in early January due to the ongoing coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, April 12, 2021. REUTERS/Carl Recine/File Photo

Nov 18 (Reuters) - Primark-owner AB Foods (ABF.L) on Friday named retailer Marks and Spencers' (MKS.L) Eoin Tonge as its finance director designate to take over from John Bason early next year.

Reporting by Pushkala Aripaka in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli

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