Walmart now has a vice president Sara Mortimore for its global food safety compliance program.
Mortimore is to start in the post on the 13th of May leading the retailer’s global food safety compliance group and program across Walmart.
Mortimore will be reporting to the senior vice president of global regulatory compliance Mr Chris Cyrenne. Sara takes over responsibilities in Walmart’s ethics and compliance department previously held by the Vice President of Food Safety Mr. Frank Yiannis. Mr Frank left the Walmart in November to become deputy commissioner for food policy and response at the Food and Drug Administration.
Mortimore was previously the Vice President for Product Safety, Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs at Land O’Lakes.