US conglomerate ConAgra Foods has appointed Brian Keck as executive vice president and chief administrative officer.

He will take over the role from Rob SHARPE, current EVP, CAO and president, commercial foods. Sharpe will remain with the company as president of its commercial foods division.

Keck is a seasoned business leader with deep operations, retail and consumer experience, said CEO Gary Rodkin. “Adding Brian allows for a dedicated focus on our company’s business operations and support functions. He will be a valuable asset to our senior leadership team,” Rodkin explained.

Before joining ConAgra, Keck served as president and chief operating officer of Macy’s Midwest Division, as well as senior roles at The May Department Stores Co.