Jo Whitfield

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Jo Whitfield

Jo Whitfield

Chief Executive, Co-op Food
Jo Whitfield became CEO of Co-op Food in 2017, making her the first female CEO of a British food retailer. Jo led a strategy to radically transform The Co-op, widening its scale and reach with the acquisition of UK wholesaler Nisa, launching a Franchise model and multi-channel online offering. She has campaigned to gain greater protection for shopworkers, pioneered a new network for the grocery industry called Grocery Girls and is a serving member of the Women’s Business Council. In 2019 she became Veuve Cliquot Business Woman of the Year and in 2021 received a CBE for services to retail.
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