Metro (CAN) appoints new President for Jean Coutu Group

Source: Grocery business, Friday, Apr 19, 2019

Metro (CAN) announces the appointment of Alain Champagne as new President of the Jean Coutu Group. Alain will take up the position of François J. Coutu, who is retiring. François will continue as a member of Board of Directors and a pharmacist owner, with three pharmacies under the Jean Coutu PJC banner. In his new role, Alain heads the pharmacy division and is also responsible for completing the combination of Jean Coutu Group with Metro Inc. while ensuring the development of the division. (French language)