Makro procures two new acting directors

  • Print
  • Share
  • Comments (1)
  • Save

Makro has made two new appointments to its board of directors.

Mike Baker has been appointed acting procurement and merchandising director for food, and Otto van Harmelen for non-food.

Baker was promoted from head of own label and merchandising, while van Harmelen joins from parent company Metro Group. Makro said the ‘acting’ part of their titles was temporary and to be removed once formalities were complete.

Makro has also recruited Sam Newton, formerly head of advertising at Asda, to focus on customer service. Huw Edwards, who was promoted to commercial director in June as part of a management shake-up, has left the company.

Readers' comments (1)

  • TITANIC STILL AFLOAT ....surely not

    Unsuitable or offensive? Report this comment

Have your say

These comments have not been moderated.

You are encouraged to participate with comments that are relevant to our news stories. You should not post comments that are abusive, threatening, defamatory, misleading or invasive of privacy. For the full terms and conditions for commenting see clause 7 of our Terms and Conditions ‘Participating in Online Communities’. These terms may be updated from time to time, so please read them before posting a comment.

Any comment that violates these terms may be removed in its entirety as we do not edit comments.

If you wish to complain about a comment please use the “report this comment” facility or email groceremails@wrbm.com

Mandatory
Mandatory
Mandatory
Mandatory
  • Print
  • Share
  • Comments (1)
  • Save
Sign in

Newsletter Sign-up

Free

I wish to receive the following newsletters:

For Members

Become a Gold Member to receive these newsletters:

Become a Finance Member to receive these newsletters:

Become a member of The Grocer

DIRECTORY

The+Grocer+Directory

CLICK HERE to search for the products, services and companies you need in the definitive guide to the UK food and drink industry.

FOLLOW THE GROCER

The Grocer's commentators and opinion makers