Asda names McKenna as chief operating officer

    Asda names McKenna as chief operating officer

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    has been named chief operating officer of , Britain’s second-biggest supermarket group by , succeeding former executive Simon King, who left after only six months in the post.

    Ms McKenna is Asda’s finance director and seasoned supermarket watchers said her promotion, effective from September, indicated she was being lined up for a bigger role within , Asda’s parent company.

    Source : Financial Times