Chief Sustainability, Transformation and Communications Officer
Member Executive Committee

Marc Croonen has been Ahold Delhaize’s Chief Sustainability, Transformation and Communications Officer since July 24, 2016. Prior to the merger between Ahold and Delhaize, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at Delhaize Group starting in 2014.

Before joining Delhaize Group, Marc was human resources director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa at International Paper from 2012. Between 2010 and 2012, he was chief human resources officer at Dexia.

Marc began his career with the former Artois brewery. After serving as human resources manager there for nine years, he became head of human resources and communication at Volkswagen Belgium in 1995. In 1999, he joined Danone as human resources director for Northern Europe. From 2001 until 2010, Marc was employed by AB Inbev, including as head of human resources for Western Europe from 2005 onwards.

Age: 57

Nationality: Belgian