Viva Energy Australia has appointed former Coles and Super Retail Group staffer Amanda Fleming as its new chief people and technology officer. Fleming joined the energy company this October, bringing over 20 years’ experience in the retail and FMCG industries.
Prior to taking up the new role, Fleming was chief transformation officer and managing director, Commercial, for Super Retail Group and had previously held the position of HR director at Coles Group as well as roles at Pizza Hut US and Mars Australia.
CEO of Viva Energy, Scott Wyatt welcomed Fleming to Viva Energy’s executive leadership team in a statement on Monday.
“Amanda will lead the company’s effort to build a world class talent and digital capabilities which are critical to achieving the company’s retail, commercial and operational strategies. We have exciting plans and I am looking forward to Amanda helping us deliver on these,” Wyatt said.
Fleming said that Viva’s extensive retail network provides the “perfect platform for innovation, digital transformation and value creation”.