Wal-Mart makes fresh appointments

Published on March 09, 2015 18:48:18 PM

Wal-Mart India, a wholly owned subsidiary of Wal-Mart Stores, appointed Ashwin Mittal as its new chief financial officer (CFO). Javier Rojo will lead Real Estate and Business Development.

Jill Anderson, currently the CFO of Walmart India, will soon repatriate back to Walmart in US. Javier will lead the Real Estate and Business Development and will be responsible for Design & Construction, Real Estate & Store Planning.

Walmart India CEO, Krish Iyer said, "Ashwin comes with in-depth knowledge, wide experience and commitment that will help us strengthen our processes even more in the years to come. Javier’s depth of knowledge and global experience in real estate development will indeed make a positive difference and deliver results as we remain steadfast on our growth and expansion plans in India.”

Ashwin joined the company in 2007 as head of Financial Planning and Analysis and since then has assumed various key roles. Prior to this position, Javier was senior Real Estate director for the New England, US division of Walmart.