Darcy serves as Non-Executive Chair of Coffeesmiths Collective Limited. Darcy was the Managing Director of Starbucks UK and Ireland for four years, responsible for over 700 stores during his tenure. Darcy led Starbucks through periods of innovation and site expansion into cities across the UK.

Prior to Starbucks he spent three years with Unilever Ventures and nineteen years with Yum! Brands, where he held several positions including Operations Director for KFC, Great Britain. Darcy is passionate about customer service, the community and the role the retail and the High Street can play in our society.

Darcy has served as Chief Executive Officer of Costcutter Supermarkets Group since September 2012.

Ben Shelton