Sean Summers recently returned as CEO of Pick n Pay.
Pick n Pay has undertaken a major reorganisation of its senior leadership structure, creating in the process a new retail executive position that will play a key role in its turnaround plan for its struggling core supermarket business.
CEO Sean Summers told News24 the changes, which have created a six-strong executive management team, were necessary, not only to sort out the day-to-day running of Pick n Pay with immediate effect, but also to have the right leadership structure to execute the long-term plan to put the group back on a firm footing.
Summers, who replaced former CEO Pieter Boone with immediate effect after his resignation in October, believes the team has what it takes to revive the fortunes of Pick n Pay. In October, the retailer reported that it had swung into its first-ever loss.
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