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Ahold Delhaize to seek US for new CEO

Ahold Delhaize to seek US for new CEO

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Retail is huge Ahold Delhaize Its US arm is looking for a new CEO: current CEO Kevin Holt is retiring. The Dutch holding company already has an internal candidate in mind.

Changing of the guard

American CEO (born 1958) has been the CEO of the American branch of Ahold Delhaize since 2018. Link in 2016 is running Prior to that, he already served as the CEO of Delhaize America.

He will be replaced by JJ Fleeman, who is currently the CEO of the Ahold subsidiary Peapod Digital Labs. Fleeman has had a long career in retail, most of it working for retailers that are now part of Ahold Delhaize, including the US division of Delhaize. Food lion. He is Ahold Delhaize’s preferred candidate, but the nomination still needs to be approved at the annual general shareholders’ meeting on April 12, 2023.

The Dutch retail holding company also announced that while Holt does not intend to extend his tenure, he will remain an adviser until the end of next year to ensure a seamless transition.

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Retail giant Aholt Delhaize is looking for a new CEO for its U.S. arm: Current CEO Kevin Holt is retiring. The Dutch holding company already has an internal candidate in mind.

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