Chief Operating Officer, Europe and Indonesia
Member Management Board and Executive Committee

Pierre Bouchut has been Ahold Delhaize’s Chief Operating Officer Europe and Indonesia since July 24, 2016. Prior to the merger between Ahold and Delhaize, he had served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Delhaize Group since 2012.

Before joining Delhaize Group, Pierre was executive director of growth markets at Carrefour, overseeing operations in Latin America, Turkey, India, Indonesia and Malaysia. He also oversaw Carrefour’s personal financial services and real estate operations worldwide. Pierre had joined Carrefour in 2009 as group chief financial officer.

Pierre began his career in 1979, first at Citibank Paris and then Bankers Trust France SA. In 1988, he joined McKinsey & Company as a consultant in the corporate finance and integrated logistics practices. Two years later, Pierre joined Group Casino, where he successively held the positions of chief financial officer, managing director and CEO responsible for both the French and international operations. In 2005, Pierre became chief financial officer at Schneider Group.

Pierre is a non-executive director and chairman of the audit committee of Hammerson PLC and a non-executive director and chairman of the audit committee of Firmenich SA.


Born: August 22, 1955

Nationality: French