New CEO for Best Buy Europe
Best Buy this week named Scott Wheway the new CEO of the Best Buy Europe. The 42-year-old, a veteran of Tesco Stores, Ltd., joined Best Buy in May as the chief operating officer of Best Buy International.
Wheway will supervise all of Best Buy Europe's operations, including the Carphone Warehouse chain.
“It was just one year ago that we announced the creation of Best Buy Europe and described our vision to transform consumer electronics retailing across Europe. I am delighted that Scott has agreed to lead Best Buy Europe into its next chapter,” Robert Willett, chairman of the Best Buy Europe board and CEO of Best Buy International, said in a statement.