Walmart Intl. Names New President and CEO
December 11, 2013
Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart Stores Inc. recently announced that David Cheesewright will be promoted to president and CEO of Walmart Intl. Cheesewright, currently president and CEO of Walmart’s Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and Canada region, will report to Doug McMillon. On Nov. 25, it was announced that McMillon would succeed Mike Duke as the company’s president and CEO. Both Cheesewright and McMillon will assume their new roles on Feb. 1. Cheesewright’s successor will be named at a later date.