Mason’s early career included roles as CFO at Odeon and UCI Cinemas, finance director of Sainsbury’s supermarkets and finance roles at Shell and Hanson.
Ian Livingston, chairman of Dixons Carphone, said: “The board and I are very pleased to welcome Jonny Mason to the group”. He added that, together with incoming CEO of Dixons Carphone Alex Baldock, “we now have a great new team to lead Dixons Carphone”.
Baldock, said: “I am delighted to have Jonny by my side. He has an outstanding track record and brings the experience and qualities we need to take Dixons Carphone into the next phase of its transformation.”
Commenting on his appointment, Mason said: “I am thrilled to be joining Dixons Carphone. The business has undergone a tremendous journey over recent years and is well placed to meet customers’ ever growing and complex needs for technology.
“I have experienced first-hand as a customer the quality of our shops, product and services, from my time living in both the UK and Norway, and I feel proud to join the group to work with Alex, the board and our great team of colleagues.”