Walter Robb

Walter Robb

Member of Advisory Board, co-CEO till 2016 Whole Foods Market (USA)

Walter Robb, former co-CEO WHOLE FOODS (USA) till 2016. An investor, mentor and advisor to the next generation of American food companies. Walter Robb has a long and varied entrepreneurial history, ranging from natural food retailer to farmer to consultant. Sold his local grocery store to Whole Foods Market in 1991, joining the team as a local owner and operator before moving up the chain of command to President and Co-COO in 2010, where he oversaw the operations of 6 of the 12 regions. He oversaw Operations, Purchasing, Marketing, Distribution and Quality Standards. In 2017, Amazon acquired Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Whole Foods Market Inc. is an American supermarket chain which exclusively sells products free from hydrogenated fats and artificial colors, flavors, and preservatives. A USDA Certified Organic grocer in the United States, the chain is popularly known for its organic selections.