Celebrating 225 years


Carl Hargrave
Managing Director

Carl Hargrave was appointed Managing Director of WHSmith Australia in February 2017. He joins WHSmith with 30 years’ experience in the retail industry, having previously held Marketing and Commercial Director roles in the UK and Asia with organisations such as Woolworths Group, Tesco, Argos and Dixons.

Craig Pring
Development Director

Craig Pring joined WHSmith in 2011 to head up its launch into Australia. Craig has spent the past 15 years’ working in the Travel Retail industry, and this extensive experience has been pivotal to the expansion of WHSmith’s International business into Australia and its growth over the last 6 years.

Neil Stirling

Neil Stirling was appointed CFO to WHSmith Australia in November 2016 moving across from WHSmith in the UK. He joined WHSmith PLC in 2011 as Head of Commercial Finance – Travel. He has previously worked in a number of commercial finance roles across FMCG and Retail with companies such as Diageo and MFI.