Belsham in surprise departure from Walmart’s Jet.com

Simon Belsham is leaving Walmart's Jet.com

Walmart’s Jet.com ecommerce business is to part company with Simon Belsham, the former Tesco chief digital officer and Notonthehighstreet.com boss who only joined in March last year.

Belsham, who also previously worked for Ocado as director of non-food, will leave Jet.com in August.

His departure is part of a restructuring as Walmart and Jet.com – which the US giant acquired for $3bn in 2016 – merge teams including retail, marketing, technology and others within Walmart.

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