Power Players 2014: Alex Laffey, distribution director, Tesco


 

6) Alex Laffey, distribution director, Tesco Laffey has taken over the top job in UK supermarket logistics from Steve Strachota, the American former finance director who transformed Tesco’s distribution operation in his two years in charge. Despite its troubles, Tesco remains the UK’s biggest grocer, and after a series of profit warnings the wounded beast will be an even more aggressive negotiator in 2015 as it seeks to cut billions from its supply chain costs. Saving a pound is seen […]