WalMart Stores Inc. announced that Judith McKenna will be promoted to president and CEO of Walmart’s International division. McKenna, who is currently the EVP and chief operating officer for Walmart U.S., will assume her new role Feb. 1. Walmart International is the company’s second-largest operating segment, which includes 6,200 retail units, operating 27 countries outside of the U.S.
Walmart’s International division gets new chief
Judith McKenna named president, CEO