- Embattled cafe chain Patisserie Holdings said it had appointed corporate rescue specialist Jeremy Jensen to its board as a non-executive director.

Jensen was 'experienced financial and managerial trouble shooter with a strong track record of success in rescuing and turning around large complex organisations', the company said.

He was currently a director of steel trader Stemcor Global Holdings and had held operational and turnaround roles at Reuters, Cable & Wireless, McCarthy and Stone annd BBC 2 Entertain, among other companies.

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