Gérard Lavinay

Executive Director Merchandise, Supply and Formats


Gérard Lavinay began his career at Euromarché in 1980. He held several posts in that hypermarket chain, which was taken over by Carrefour in 1991, firstly in-store, then in the logistics department. From 1998 onwards, Gérard Lavinay held various posts at Carrefour in Greece before joining the Executive Management of Carrefour Chile in 2003. He returned to France in 2004 and held the posts of Group Supply Chain Director, Managing Director for the Organization of Information Systems and the Group Supply Chain. In 2008, he was appointed Executive Director for Supermarkets in France. Gérard Lavinay joined Carrefour Belgium in 2009 as Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer. In 2013 he supervised Carrefour’s activities in northern Europe (Belgium, Poland and Romania) and the international goods support and coordination teams.  
Gérard Lavinay will be Executive Director for Merchandise, Supply, and Formats as of October 2nd 2017. He will be notably in charge of merchandise, private label, supply chain and formats.



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