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New CEO for JD Sports Fashion PLC
JD Sports announced the appointment of Régis Schultz as the new CEO joining from Al-Futtaim Group where he held the position of President of Retail since 2019.
Joey Hirendernath's avatar
I recently read that Schultz is known for digital transformation.

Going by his previous history at Monoprix, BUT, and B&Q it appears he has a strong track record for effecting transformational change through digitisation.

Will be interesting to see how this strategy will play out for JD Sports.
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@joeyhirendernath indeed. and his appointment is fully aligned with one of the key financial targets of JD.
=> "Digital Innovation – innovation and embracing technology to maximise online consumer adoption"