SALISBURY, North Carolina, Jan. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Retail Business Services, the services company of Ahold Delhaize USA, announced that Teresa K. White has joined the company as Vice President, Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A). Based in the Salisbury, NC office, she will lead all FP&A activities for Retail Business Services, including designing and executing the financial planning cycle to ensure business strategies and operational objectives.
“We are delighted to welcome Teresa to the Retail Business Services team,” said Roger Wheeler, President of Retail Business Services. “A proven leader, Teresa brings deep operational and retail expertise to this role. She also has a deep passion for culture, diversity, equity and inclusion that we look forward to leveraging as we continue to grow our culture of belonging and welcome more and more new talent into our organization.
Prior to joining Retail Business Services, White served as Director of Financial Planning & Analysis – Global Supply Chain & Logistics for Target, where she provided FP&A insights, advice and support. for growth strategies and financial decisions within the innovative distribution space. She led a high performing team that provided financial support to all Regional Distribution Centers, Fulfillment Centers, Upstream Distribution Centers, Flow Centers and Import Warehouses to ensure on-time delivery to Target stores, as well as digital customer satisfaction.
Previously, White led business planning and analysis for the U.S. over-the-counter product portfolio at Alcon, which included eye care brands Clear Care, Opti-Free, Pataday, Systane and Genteal. She also spent 11 years at Procter & Gamble. His early professional experiences were with financial services companies such as Wachovia (now Wells Fargo), Morgan Stanley and Prudential.
“I am delighted to join the Retail Business Services team,” said White. “The organization’s promise to deliver expertise and innovative solutions to a network of retail partners aligns with both my experience and my passion for supporting exceptional customer-focused brands. I look forward to continuing my retail career and getting to know the Retail Business Services team, as well as other teams within the Ahold Delhaize USA companies.
White holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Real Estate from the College of Business at Florida State University.
About Retail Business Services
Retail Business Services is the service company of Ahold Delhaize USA Group, a leading food retailer, which currently provides services to five omnichannel grocery brands, including Food Lion, Giant Food, The GIANT Company, Hannaford and Stop & Shop . Retail Business Services leverages the scale of local brands to generate synergies and provides leading expertise, insights and analytics to local brands to support their strategies with services such as Business Integrity Services (legal, risk management, Quality Assurance), Business Services (HR Technology Systems and Process Management), Communications and Omnichannel Service, Business Financial Services, Financial Planning and Analysis, Human Resources, Indirect Procurement, Information Technology, Pharmacy Services, retail, store development, leasing and facility support, and business strategy and development. We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and foster a community of belonging where everyone is valued. For more information, visit www.retailbusinessservices.com.
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