Montreal / CA. (gfc) Goodfood Market Corporation, a leading online grocery company in Canada, announced that Greg Christopher will be joining its management team as Executive Vice President of Operations effective immediately.
«We are very excited to welcome Greg as Goodfood’s EVP of Operations. He brings with him a wealth of experience, business leadership and entrepreneurship acquired through various roles from great companies such as Nestlé. These unique assets will help strengthen the core competency and competitive advantages that Goodfood is building across its operations,» said Neil Cuggy, President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company. «Greg’s achievements over a career spanning four decades will strengthen Goodfood’s edge and defensibility across the value chain and his customer-focused operational leadership is a perfect fit with our core value of putting our members at the centre of everything we do,» concluded Mr. Cuggy.
Greg has nearly 35 years of experience in defining and executing ambitious operational roadmaps while building and leading high performing teams. He most recently was a Principal at Bridgeview Business Consulting, where he provided end-to-end business consulting and advisory roles for executives to drive strategic plans, continuous improvement, digitization, and operations talent assessments. Greg also spent 30 years at Nestlé S.A. in various roles culminating in his 7 years as Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Operations and Market Continuous Improvement, before joining Tilray where he was an Executive Vice President, reporting to the CEO and responsible for all aspects of operations. At Goodfood, Greg will be in charge of the day-to-day and growth of operations across all facilities, supply chain and sourcing, continuous improvement, and food safety, and will report to the President and Chief Operating Officer.
«Goodfood offers a unique, innovative and visionary opportunity to conveniently deliver groceries and meal solutions purchased online to Canadians everywhere. I am looking forward to the exciting journey of building a world-class value chain and operational footprint, and rolling out an impressive plan of automated and tech-enabled centralized production facilities and local fulfilment centres that meet the needs of our rapidly customer base,» said Greg Christopher.