McMillon Takes Command at Walmart
February 4, 2014,
BENTONVILLE, Ark.-Doug McMillon has become the fifth president and CEO of Walmart Stores Inc., the parent company of Walmart U.S., Walmart International and Sam's Club.
McMillon, who had been president and CEO of Walmart International, was elected to head the world's largest retailer by the company's board in November. He officially began his new roles on Feb. 1, succeeding Mike Duke, who has retired but who remains on the board.
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