Chief Human Resources Officer
Member Executive Committee
Abbe Luersman has served as Chief Human Resources Officer and member of Ahold Delhaize’s Executive Committee since July 24, 2016. She is responsible for Global Human Resources, including Talent and Diversity; Leadership and Development; Organizational Effectiveness and Design; and Total Rewards. Prior to this, Abbe had served as Ahold’s Chief Human Resources Officer and member of the Executive Committee from November 1, 2013.
Before that, Abbe worked for Unilever, where she held various HR leadership roles, most recently as head of human resources for Unilever Europe. Prior to Unilever, Abbe worked at Whirlpool Corporation, holding a number of senior roles in human resources, both in the United States and internationally.
Abbe is Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of the Network of Executive Women. She is a member of the Netherlands American Chamber of Commerce and of the Gartner CHRO Global Leadership Board.