Carrefour-Marinopoulos has appointed Jérôme Loubère as managing director of Carrefour Greece.

Loubère previously served as managing director of Carrefour Greece from 2004 to 2008. He then joined Marinopoulos group, the company's joint venture partners in Greece, Bulgaria and Balkans.

Jérôme Loubère succeeds Patrice Lespagnol, who's next role within the company will be announced shortly, the company said.

"We are confident that thanks to his background and leadership we will understand better our Greek customers and strengthen our number one position in Greek retail market," the company added.