Farewell to Ahold VPThis article was originally published in Foodnews
DUTCH retail giant, Ahold , has announced that Jan Willem Weissink , senior vice president of Ahold Europe Real Estate & Construction, will be leaving the company. Weissink is leaving the retailer to become chief executive of Corio Nederland , effective 1 July, 2011. One of the largest listed retail property companies in Europe, Corio's portfolio consists of shopping centres in six markets: the Netherlands, France, Italy, Spain, Germany and Turkey. Weissink has held a number of real estate related positions within Ahold since 2001, including sales and marketing manager at private coffee label Marvelo and managing director at Ahoold Vastgoed.