Sainsbury's has confirmed that Rhian Bartlett has now returned to the business as Director of Fresh Food. She will report to Commercial Director, Paul Mills-Hicks and replaces Adrian Cook who left the business at the end of July.
A return to Sainsbury's
Bartlett is an experienced retailer with over 20 years in the industry and re-joins Sainsbury’s from Screwfix, where she worked for two years, most recently as customer and digital director. Prior to Screwfix, she spent nearly three years at eBay as the Senior Director of UK Trading. Bartlett worked at Sainsbury’s from 2006 to 2015 where she held the roles of Category Manager, Head of Online Merchandising and Business Unit Director for Non Food Grocery. She has also previously worked for Homebase, Superdrug and Safeway.
Key member of commercial leadership team
Commenting on the appointment, Paul Mills-Hicks, said: “We are delighted to be welcoming Rhian back to Sainsbury’s. She has extensive experience and will be a key member of the Commercial Leadership team as we further enhance our food business and focus on offering customers quality products at affordable prices.”
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