Walmart Ups Ostale to Head Latin American Operations
January 14, 2013,
BENTONVILLE, Ark.-Enrique Ostale, president and CEO of Walmart Chile, has been appointed executive vice president, president and CEO of Walmart Latin America.
Ostale will oversee the retailer's operations in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Nicaragua when he assumes his new post on March 1. He will succeed Eduardo Solorzano, who will retire and continue to serve as chairman of Walmart De Mexico.