FRANCE: Carrefour Rejigs Management Team

Carrefour has announced a reshuffle of its management team in France under Executive Director Noël Prioux.

Alain Rabec has been appointed Director of French Hypermarkets. He was previously Director of French Supermarkets, having begun his career at the retailer in 1984 as a Fresh Produce Manager. He has held several operational positions within the French Hypermarkets division including as a Store Director, Marketing Director of food and non-food offer and Regional Director. He succeeds Eric Bourgeois, who is leaving Carrefour to pursue “other career opportunities.”

Jérôme Hamrit has been appointed Commercial and Marketing Director for French Hypermarkets. He began his professional life at Procter & Gamble before joining A.T. Kearney. In 2013 he joined Carrefour as Head of Dry Grocery France.

Meanwhile, Hervé flambard has been appointed Director of French Supermarkets. He was Merchandise Director and Supermarkets Director at Carrefour Brazil, before joining the French Supermarkets division, of which he has been Commercial, Marketing and Organization Director since 2013.

In the group’s Merchandise and Supply Chain unit, Vincent Abello has been appointed Director for France. He joined the Carrefour group in 2005, within the Mergers & Acquisitions department. Since 2015, he has been Corporate Secretary of Carrefour France. He succeeds Patrice Zygband, who will become advisor to the group’s Chief Executive Georges Plassat.

Meanwhile, Sylvain Ferry has been appointed Dry Grocery Director France. He joined Carrefour in 1997 and been Market Director, Director of Purchasing for Self-service products, Dry Grocery Director France and Operational Director of the Ile-de-France region for French Hypermarkets.

Last but not least, Hervé Parizot, E-commerce and Client Data Director of Carrefour France since March 2015, has taken on additional responsibilities overseeing Client Marketing, Merchant Services (Travel, Entertainment, Car Rental) and Innovation.