Doug Gurr

By Chris Dawson June 19, 2020 - 10:00 am

Vacancy: Head of Amazon UK – Doug Gurr quits to run Natural History Museum

If you fancy your hand at running Amazon in the UK then it's time to polish off your CV because a vacancy is opening up. Doug Gurr, a 9 year Amazon veteran who spent time running China for the marketplace before becoming UK Country Manager

Amazon UK boss: No-deal Brexit will lead to “civil unrest”

The head of Amazon in the UK, Doug Gurr, has been reported as saying that the UK faces "civil unrest" within weeks of a no-deal Brexit as the country faces numerous problems should it drop out of the union without new arrangements in place. Needless to

The Amazon Academy is heading to Manchester

Head to the Amazon Academy in Manchester.

Black Friday 2016 was Amazon UK’s biggest day ever

Amazon has reported, and it's hardly surprising, that Black Friday 2016 was Amazon UK's biggest day ever with 5.5 million items sold over a 24-hour period. That's something like 64 sales every second. Cyber Monday was also a big day for the online retail giant.

Amazon sellers have created 74k jobs in the UK

Do take a look at the Amazon Trends report that was released recently. It's full of interesting facts and developments and also displays huge confidence that reflects the ecommerce giant's increasing ubiquity. One heartening statistic in the report is the claim that Amazon merchants in

Amazon to create 1k new UK jobs, unconcerned by Brexit

In a bullish statement to the press Amazon UK head honcho Doug Gurr has said that so far sales have been in line with expectations, they're creating more jobs in the Uk and the ecommerce titan is currently unmoved by Brexit. Gurr says of the UK's

Doug Gurr is the new boss of Amazon UK

Amazon have named Doug Gurr as the new country manger for Amazon UK. Doug was formerly country manager for China and replaces Chris North, who ditched his Amazon stint to become CEO of Shutterfly. Doug has been with Amazon for five years and previously served at

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