December 6, 2018 – Albert Heijn announced the appointment of two senior leaders who are both joining effective January 1, 2019.
Philip Padberg will join Albert Heijn as General Manager of AH.nl, the brand’s online business. Philip has been responsible for Continental Europe and the Netherlands at meal delivery service Deliveroo for the past three years. He assumes the role previously held by Selma Postma, who was appointed Brand President of Peapod in the U.S. last month.
Rob Heesen will join AH to go as General Manager. Rob has extensive experience in food retail. In his last role he was General Manager at Blokker and before that held commercial management positions at HEMA and Super de Boer. Rob succeeds Jan-Willem Dockheer, who is leaving Albert Heijn to pursue an external opportunity.