Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Best Buy names new CEO

Retail Dive
Best Buy Co. on Monday announced that Chief Financial and Strategic Transformation Officer Corie Barry is on deck to succeed Hubert Joly, effective June 11, the date of the company's shareholder meeting. She will also then join the board, which will expand to 13 directors, according to a company press release emailed to Retail Dive. The company said it will conduct an internal and external search for a new CFO.

Joly, who also serves as Best Buy's chairman, will transition to a newly created position of executive chairman of the board, the company said. . . . more