Chairman of the Remuneration Committee

Bill McEwan has served on Ahold Delhaize’s Supervisory Board since July 24, 2016, and is Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Sustainability and Innovation Committee. Prior to the merger between Ahold and Delhaize, he served on Delhaize’s Board of Directors as of 2011 and was Chairman of the Remuneration Committee.

Bill is the former president and CEO of Sobeys Inc., and was a member of the board of directors of its parent company, Empire Company Limited.

Between 1989 and 2000, Bill held a variety of progressively senior marketing and merchandising roles with Coca-Cola Limited and Coca-Cola Bottling as well as with The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company (A&P), both in Canada and in the United States. Bill served as president of A&P’s Canadian operations before his appointment as president and chief executive officer of the company’s U.S. Atlantic Region.

Bill is a member of the board of Agrifoods International Cooperative Ltd, Ultima Foods and Aimia Inc.

 

Born: July 28, 1956

Nationality: Canadian