President & CEO, Delhaize Group
Mr. Muller is President and CEO of Delhaize Group since November 8, 2013. In 1988, he joined KLM Cargo where he served in various management and executive positions in Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Vienna, Singapore. Mr. Muller joined the German retailer Metro AG in 1997, first as Operations Director, and then as managing director of its Dutch subsidiary,
Makro. In 2002, he served as a board member of Metro Cash&Carry International, and was appointed as regional director for Eastern Europe and Russia. From 2004 to 2005, Mr. Muller served as President, Asia Pacific and Russia/Ukraine, Metro Cash & Carry International. In 2005, he was appointed CEO of Metro Group Buying, and in 2006, was appointed to the Management Board of Metro AG. In February, 2008, he became CEO of Metro Cash & Carry until his departure in March 2013.
Mr. Muller holds a Master of Business Economics from the Erasmus University, Rotterdam (The Netherlands).