Executive Director Merchandise, Supply and Formats
Gérard Lavinay began his career at Euromarché in 1980, holding several positions both in-store and in the logistics department in that hypermarket chain which was taken over by Carrefour in 1991.
From 1998 onwards, he held various positions at Carrefour in Greece before joining Carrefour Chile’s Executive Management team in 2003. He returned to France in 2004 and served as Group Supply Chain Director and Group Managing Director for IT and Supply Chain. In 2008, he was appointed Executive Director for Supermarkets in France.
Gérard Lavinay joined Carrefour Belgium in 2009 as Executive Director and Managing Director. In 2013, he supervised Carrefour’s operations in Northern Europe (Belgium, Poland and Romania) and international merchandise support and coordination teams.
Since October 2, 2017, Gérard Lavinay has been Executive Director for Merchandise, Supply and Formats. He is notably in charge of merchandise, own-brand products, supply chain and formats.
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