Nikos Lavidas and officially new Brand President of AB Vassilopoulos

Nikos Lavidas and officially new Brand President of AB Vassilopoulos

THE Nikos Lavidas assumes the position of Brand President of AB Vassilopoulos from August 20, 2022, fully confirming the exclusive information that he had already transmitted last week in Capital.gr.

Mr. Lavidas has written a very successful and long course in the food sector, holding positions of increasing responsibility. From 2009 to 2010, he worked as Managing Director at Kraft Foods Hellas. Then, he joined the potential of the supermarket chain I & S Sklavenitis, where through successive roles, starting from the position of Chief Strategy and Development to the position of General Manager, he participated in the reorganization of the company, but also in a series of strategic finally created an important player among the retail chains in Greece. Most recently, N. Lavidas worked at Upfield as General Manager responsible for the markets of Greece, Cyprus, Albania and 10 other countries in Southeastern Europe.

Wouter Kolk, CEO of Ahold Delhaize Europe & Indonesia, said: “The placement of Nikos Lavidas at the helm of AB Vassilopoulos, a distinguished company of our Group, in the retail sector in Greece is a very positive development. AB has strong foundations , a leading player in the e-commerce industry, has a wide variety of products and healthy choices, and has one of the most successful loyalty programs, led by Nikos. Nikos, with the experience and skills he has proven to be able to weigh the strategic choices and together with the rest of the team, to ensure the excellent customer service of AB.I welcome him to the Ahold Delhaize Group AB Vassilopoulos. ”

Jesper Lauridsen, Brand President Albert of the Czech Republic and Brand Leader for the Central & Southern Europe (CSE) region, said: experienced executives in the retail industry, aiming to serve millions of customers daily. “
For his part, Nikos Lavidas said: “I am excited to take such an important step to become a member of AB Vassilopoulos, a company with such a strong heritage in Greece. I look forward to joining my efforts with the AB team in this an exciting and ambitious path to its smooth development. ”

In his new role, Nikos Lavidas will lead AB Vassilopoulos and will address Jesper Lauridsen.

The AB family welcomes Nikos Lavidas and wishes him good luck in his new duties.

Source: Capital