Best Buy on Monday said Corie Barry, currently the company’s chief financial and strategic transformation officer, as its new chief executive officer, effective June 11, 2019.
Hubert Joly, who is Best Buy’s current chairman and CEO, will become executive chairman of the board.
The company said the changes reflect the board’s ongoing succession planning process and are designed to provide leadership continuity. Ms. Barry will also join the board of directors, which will expand to 13 directors.
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