Sam’s Club Names McLay President/CEO

Walmart has named Kathryn McLay president and CEO of Sam’s Club, effective November 15.

Previously, she has served as evp/Walmart U.S. Neighborhood Markets and originally joined the company in April 2015 as vp/U.S. finance and strategy.

McLay was promoted to svp/U.S. supply chain in December 2015, a role in which she served until February 2019.

Prior to joining Walmart, McLay served for 14 years in a variety of strategic, finance and supply chain roles at the Australian retailer Woolworths Limited.