Carlos Criado-Perez, chief executive officer of Safeway, has been offered a £4m (US$5.9m) incentive package to golden-handcuff him to the recovering retailer for the next three years. Depending on the growth of Safeway's earnings per share, the Argentinean CEO will gain up to £2m, on top of his basic salary in the region of £613,000 and a range of other incentive plans.