Gray, who will acquire on the job from 1 December, will also turn into a member of the remuneration and nomination committees.
She is at present chair of insurance plan company Immediate Line, which she joined in 2018.
Prior to this, Gray was chair at residence developer St Modwen House, and a member of the board at the Ministry of Defence. She also served on the boards of banking company Aldermore Bank, insurance plan company Outdated Mutual and Irish airline company Aer Lingus.
Concerning 2001 and 2010, Gray was CEO of telecommunications company Telefonico O2 in Ireland.
Gerry Murphy, chair at Burberry, reported: “Danuta has a solid knowing of consumers and the use of technological know-how obtained through her govt profession.”