In Conversation with Pietro John Rollo, Senior Vice President, National Procurement at Metro Inc.

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December 6, 2023

| 7:30am - 9:15am

Date: Wednesday, December 6th, 2023
Time: 7:30am – 9:15am ET
Agenda: 7:30am – 8:15am Networking and Hot Breakfast
                 8:15am – 9:15am In Conversation and Audience Q&A
Location: Delta Hotels by Marriott Toronto Airport & Conference Centre, 655 Dixon Road, Toronto ON M9W 1J3

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In Conversation with Retail Leaders in Canada is an exciting series featuring in-depth conversations between Retail Council of Canada President and CEO Diane J. Brisebois and Canada’s top retail leaders and industry insiders.

Pietro John Rollo has been in the role of Senior Vice President for National Procurement at Metro Inc since February 2023.  He currently leads the procurement teams for both Food and Pharmacy divisions, and the manufacturing activities including the bakery chain, Première Moisson.

Before joining the company, Pietro dedicated three years to a large multinational retailer, in Canada, where he specialized in Global Sourcing, Private Brands, and Fresh. This experience culminated in his leadership of the entire Food division.

Pietro’s experience extends beyond North America and he brings nearly 20 years of experience from Europe having worked at leading international retailers Carrefour, Albert Heijn and Delhaize. He held multiple leadership and executive roles and played a key role in the Ahold Delhaize merger.

On a personal note, Pietro can speak four languages. He is married to his wife Tiziana, and they have two children, Emily and Edward.

Metro Inc. is a leader in the food and pharmaceutical distribution in Québec and Ontario, where it operates a network of more than 950 food stores under several banners including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C, Food Basics, Adonis and Première Moisson, as well as some 650 drugstores primarily under the Jean Coutu, Brunet, Metro Pharmacy and Food Basics Pharmacy banners, providing employment to more than 90,000 people.



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