Former Sobeys exec tapped as CEO of Spartan Bioscience


Roger Eacock has held a number of senior leadership roles across the grocery industry

Canadian Grocer staff | February 18, 2021

Roger Eacock, a former Sobeys executive, has been tapped for the role of chief executive officer of Spartan Bioscience–an Ottawa-based company that has developed a rapid COVID-19 test.

In vice-president roles at Sobeys, Eacock first led national procurement efforts for the grocery company before overseeing its merchandising transformation under Project Sunrise. He also served as president for SunOpta and UNFI, and held senior leadership
roles with Levi Strauss, Dell Computer and TerrAscend.

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