Adam Manikowski is executive vice president of Marketing for Walmart Canada. He is responsible for all marketing and marketing communication activities.

Prior to joining Walmart Canada, Adam developed his retail career over 15 years with multiple organizations, holding both operations and marketing leadership positions in Europe and China. Most recently, he held the position of Country President at Tesco in Poland and was a member of Tesco’s Central Europe Retail Leadership Team. Prior to joining Tesco he was chief marketing officer at Biedronka, the biggest retailer in Central Europe and the most valuable brand in Poland. In this role, Adam led an organizational rebrand and oversaw all communication activities and marketing strategy.

Adam has a Masters degree in Marketing and Management from the University of Poznan, as well as an MBA from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, and a Doctor of Business Administration in Retail Studies, with a focus on marketing, from the Cranfield School of Management.