PLC named a former
Mondelez International Inc.
executive to lead its finances as Britain’s largest grocery chain by market share navigates an economic slowdown and the country’s exit from the European Union.
The company Wednesday appointed Imran Nawaz as chief financial officer, effective April 2021. Mr. Nawaz has a record of working for food and consumer-goods companies, including most recently as CFO of
Tate & Lyle
PLC, a British supplier of food-and-beverage ingredients.
Before joining Tate & Lyle in 2018, Mr. Nawaz spent nearly a decade working for Mondelez, including as senior vice president finance in Europe and vice president finance for the company’s chocolate business. He also held several roles with Kraft Foods Group before its merger with
H.J. Heinz Co.
Philip Morris International