Former Woolworths boss joins Wal-Mart board


27 November 2006 — Bentonville (ARK): Wal-Mart Stores has announced the appointment of Roger Corbett to its board of directors.


Corbett recently retired from his role as CEO and group managing director of Woolworths in Australia. He had been with company since 1990.


Corbett will serve on the board’s Strategic Planning and Finance Committee.