Henderson, Foley Take On New Financial Challenges At Kroger

The Kroger Co. has named Scott Henderson vp/pension investment and strategy, it has announced. The company also has named Todd Foley vp and treasurer.

Their appointments come effective with the election of Henderson and Foley by Kroger’s board of directors, expected on June 27, the retailer stated.

Henderson has been Kroger’s vp and treasurer since 2003. He will lead a new team responsible for overseeing nearly $12 billion of assets, Kroger stated. Foley has been Kroger’s assistant corporate controller.

“We are very pleased that Scott has agreed to take on this important responsibility,” said Mike Schlotman, Kroger’s CFO. “Scott brings investment expertise and steady financial leadership to our pension funds, as demonstrated by his more than 10 years as treasurer and his contribution to the successful consolidation of four UFCW pension plans in 2011. Todd has been a valuable member of Kroger’s financial leadership team for 12 years. Todd brings his financial acumen and extensive experience managing Kroger’s business planning process to the role of treasurer.”