Paul Slaughter has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Mrs Mac’s, commencing with the company on 9th February.
Slaughter’s most recent role was General Manager of the Metcash Food & Grocery (IGA) business in Western Australia where he led the entire wholesale, manufacturing and distribution business. He was also Director of the Metcash Transformation project in Sydney, leading a 65-strong team to transform that business nationally.
Prior to these roles, Paul held other senior roles in the industry. These include General Manager for Procter & Gamble leading the Coles Customer team (Melbourne) and National Business Manager for Arnott’s Campbell’s leading the Woolworths Customer Team (Sydney). He has worked for a range of smaller West Australian food companies including Anchor Foods and launched a company specialising in distributing quality Australian food products, throughout a wide range of local and international channels.
Slaughter has a degree qualification in Marketing (University of WA) and Strategic Management (Macquarie Graduate School of Management). He recently completed the Advanced Management Program at INSEAD (France). He is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.