After a successful eight-year tenure, Pick n Pay CEO Richard Brasher shoes are to be filled by Netherlands-born Pieter Boone, who has held various leadership positions at a German multinational company and comes with significant experience in emerging markets.

Boone was COO at Metro — which sells wholesale food in multiple markets across the world, runs a logistics company and provides food to the hospitality sector — before having his contract terminated in 2018, according to the German company’s 2017/2018 annual report...

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