Makro has announced the appointment of Peter Foster as head of field operations.
Foster’s responsibilities will be to further strengthen the field operations team and to develop a series of Christmas-related promotions. Longer term, he will play a leading role in reinforcing Makro’s relationship with key professional customers.
He previously held roles with Booker International and Royal Ahold, working in Turkey, the Far East and the UK.
Foster said: “It is an extremely exciting time to be joining Makro. The past 18 months or so has seen the business placed under real internal scrutiny. The outcome of which has been a new focus and clear direction. As a result, the business is dynamic and forward thinking. I am particularly looking forward to developing the field operations team which has new goals and challenges as we look to engage with customers on a more direct and personal basis.”