Tuesday, July 19, 2022
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
The Kroger Co.
Young professionals in the Greater Cincinnati region are invited to attend the EACC Young Professionals Executive Insights event on July 19 featuring Yael Cosset, CIO, The Kroger Co.
As senior vice president and chief information officer for The Kroger Co., Yael leads the Technology and Digital functions which are committed to redefining the customer experience under Kroger’s Restock Kroger plan and seamlessly delivering customers anything, anytime, anywhere. He also works closely with senior business stakeholders to establish innovative and reliable technology platforms that allow Kroger to continually transform.
Prior to his current position, Yael was group vice president and chief digital officer, where he led the company’s overall digital growth strategy, e-commerce expansion and Vitacost business. He previously served as chief commercial officer and chief information officer of 84.51° since its inception in 2015. Prior to this, he held several leadership roles at dunnhumby USA, LLC, including executive vice president of consumer markets, global chief information officer, and chief executive officer of KSS Retail, a dunnhumby company and global enterprise software provider of price modeling and optimization solutions for retailers worldwide.
Yael graduated Valedictorian with a master’s degree from Ecole Superieure de Commerce in Chambéry, France.
About The Kroger Co.
The Kroger Co. is dedicated to its Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit™. The Kroger Co. is, across its family of companies, nearly half a million associates who serve over nine million customers daily through a seamless digital shopping experience and 2,800 retail food stores under a variety of banner names, serving America through food inspiration and uplift, and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.
About the Executive Insights Series:
The Executive Insight Series offers exclusive events where young professionals have the opportunity to connect with top-level global business executives in the Greater Cincinnati region. Attendees have the opportunity to hear the featured executive share his or her career journey, while also discussing professional development, career success, and what it means to be a future global leader. Each event also includes a question and answer session.
Who are the EACC Young Professionals?
The Young Professionals of the EACC are dynamic, internationally-minded 21-35 year old individuals, who connect with European business and culture through a series of social and professional development events.