The Grocer Cup 2018: the nominees revealed

first_imgEmma WalmsleyJob title: CEO Company: GSK “Thatcher has managed to grow Thatchers into an fmcg heavyweight”Read more Kate SwannJob title: Chief executive officer Company: SSP Dave LewisJob title: CEO Company: Tesco  The Grocer Cup is back! And readers decide who will lift the prestigious prize. For the past two decades, the trophy has been awarded to an outstanding leader for their work in the industry over the past 12 months. Take a look at our 2018 shortlist of contenders. Who gets your vote?,Voting for The Grocer Cup 2018 has now closedThe winner will be announced at the IGD Awards ceremony in London on 2 October, one of 20 categories at the 25th IGD Awards. “With Jack’s, Carrefour and Booker to integrate, Lewis has unfinished business to attend to at Tesco”Read more Andrew SelleyJob title: Chief executive Company: Bidfood UK “One of the army of newly converted analysts has dubbed Ocado the ‘Microsoft of retail’”Read more David PottsJob title: Chief executiveCompany: Morrisons “If the past four years have proven anything, it’s that Coupe isn’t afraid to stick his neck out”Read more Tim SteinerJob title: Founder and CEO Company: Ocado Mike CoupeJob title: CEOCompany: Sainsbury’s Jason WarnerJob title: President for Northern Europe Company: AB InBev Martin ThatcherJob title: Managing director Company: Thatchers “She’s bought a new sense of stability to the business, bolstered by the results she’s delivered”Read more “Swann has a rich spread of experience combined with an innate understanding of what customers want”Read more “Throughout Bidfood’s turnaround, Selley has hardly appeared to break into a sweat”Read more “Potts has transformed Morrisons by embracing principles Sir Ken would have appreciated”Read more Barry WilliamsJob title: Managing director Company: Poundland “Warner has taken mid-tier lager brands and seeded each into distinct niches”Read more “While his demeanour is cheerful and positive, he shows a steely lack of sympathy to fallen rivals”Read morelast_img read more