Alex joined Asda in January 2014 as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director Board member. His responsibilities include all areas of strategic and operational financial management, as part of Walmart Inc’s Finance Leadership team.

Prior to joining Asda, Alex spent over 15 years in senior retail roles with Tesco, Kingfisher and Boots plc; across the UK, Europe and Asia.

His career background also includes international private equity and, with Tesco, he held positions as Chief Financial Officer of its largest international operation in South Korea between 2009 and 2011 and as UK Commercial Finance Director from 2007.

Alex earned an MBA with Distinction at the London Business School in 1999 and he holds both Engineering and Finance undergraduate First degrees. He lives with family in London.