Dutch retail giant Ahold has promoted Kimberly Ross to the role of deputy CFO, the company said this morning (12 June).

Ross, Ahold's senior vice president and chief of tax and treasury, will take up the role next month.

Ross' move comes as Ahold CFO John Rishton takes on the roles of company president and CEO on an interim basis following the resignation of chief executive Anders Moberg.

Andy Nash, the senior vice president in charge of strategic analysis and support at Ahold, has been named senior vice president, treasury.