Mats Jansson will retire as Ahold Delhaize supervisory board chairman after the company’s general meeting on April 11, with Jan Hommen, current vice chairman, named to take over his role.
Johnny Thijs and Patrick De Maeseneire also plan to leave the board, Ahold Delhaize noted.
Hommen has been vice chairman since 2016. Prior to its merger with Delhaize, Hommen was chairman of the Ahold supervisory board.
Jansson became board chairman with the merger of the two supermarket retailers. Before that, he served as Delhaize Group board of directors chairman.