PizzaExpress hires retail and product developer

PizzaExpress hires retail and product developer

PizzaExpress has announced the appointment of Christian Haas as retail and product director, as he joins the UK and Ireland leadership team.

Leading a newly formed team, Haas’ role has been created to bring additional cross-departmental synergies across product-related functions, while driving end-to-end quality, efficiency and innovation.

Haas joins from Waitrose, where he spent the last 14 years, most recently leading the Category Management function. His priority areas of focus at PizzaExpress will include Retail, Food & Beverage and Supply Chain. He will also oversee Quality, Safety and Wellness.

“The appointment of Christian Haas will enable us to make a significant positive difference to our customer offer and assist us in optimising our Future Express roll out,” says Zoe Bowley, managing director at PizzaExpress.