Sosandar chairman Bill Murray dies

Wilmslow-based fashion firm Sosandar plc announced that its chairman has died.

“It is with regret that Sosandar announces that Bill Murray, non-executive chairman of the company, has passed away,” said the firm.

“His fellow board members and all his other colleagues are deeply saddened by his passing.

The company will provide a further update in due course.”

 Sosandar Co-CEOs Ali Hall and Julie Lavington said in a statement: “It is with great sadness that we learned of the passing of Bill over the weekend.

“He will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege of working with him.

“Bill has left a lasting legacy to the business and his dedication and commitment to the success and growth of Sosandar will be deeply missed.

“Our thoughts and condolences to Bill’s family and loved ones during this terribly difficult and sad time.”