Ben Wishart became a member of Ahold Delhaize’s Executive Committee on January 1, 2018. Ben joined Ahold in 2013 in the role of Global Chief Information Officer and has continued in this role for Ahold Delhaize. He is responsible for leadership and governance on technology matters globally, including strategy and solution delivery, enabling digital platforms, cyber defense and sourcing.
He previously served as chief information officer of Morrisons plc and Whitbread plc and held various senior Information Technology roles at Tesco plc following early career roles in consulting with Cap Gemini and sales and marketing with American Express.
Ben is an independent non-executive director at PayPoint. He serves as a member of the nomination and remuneration committees, together with the audit committee and is chair of the cyber and IT sub-committee.