PARIS — Thierry Delarue has been appointed Group Senior Vice President Strategy & Business Transformation for France-based electrical distributor Rexel, effective July 1. In this newly-created leadership role, Thierry will work closely with the Regional CEOs, the functional leaders and their respective teams to accelerate Rexel's business transformation and the implementation of its strategy. He will become a member of Rexel's Executive Committee, reporting directly to Rudy Provoost, Rexel's Chief Executive Officer.
Having previously headed Strategy & Business Development for Asia Pacific & Japan at Thomson Reuters, Thierry Delarue brings a wealth of experience in strategy and business development in multiple sectors.
Pascal Martin, currently Group Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Business Portfolio Management and New Business Development, will focus on the further development of Global Marketing, Supplier Relationship Development, International Key Accounts (IKA), International Projects Group (IPG) and Business Portfolio Management through the completion of Rexel's divestment program. Pascal Martin will continue to be a member of the Executive Committee, reporting to Rudy Provoost.