Wal-Mart Appoints McKenna U.S. Development Chief

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has named Judith McKenna chief development officer for Walmart U.S., according to published reports. She had been executive vp/strategy and international development at Walmart International.

As previously reported on HomeWorldBusiness.com, Walmart has named Scott Price, president and CEO of Walmart Asia, to be its new executive vp, international strategy and development, real estate, mergers and acquisitions, integration and purchase leverage, based at Walmart’s headquarters in Bentonville, AK. According to the reports, he will effectively replace McKenna as she moves over the Walmart U.S.

The company also stated that it had named Greg Foran, currently president and CEO of Walmart China, president and CEO, Walmart Asia, basing him in the company’s Asia regional office in Hong Kong.

In addition, the company has appointed Sean Clarke, Walmart China’s current chief operating officer, president and CEO of Walmart China, it noted.