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Sylvain Prud'homme is president, international, of Lowe’s

Sylvain Prud'homme, president and CEO of Lowe's Canada, has been appointed president, international, of the US DIY store giant Lowe's. He will report to chairman, president & CEO Robert A. Niblock and will remain based in Boucherville, Quebec. He will maintain his previous function and add responsibilities for the Mexico business, with the president of Lowe's Mexico now reporting to him. This appointment follows the announcement that Richard D. Maltsbarger will be transitioning to chief operating officer of the US business in February.

Prud'homme joined as president of Lowe's Canada in 2013 and, following the acquisition of Rona in 2016, was named president and CEO of Lowe's Canada. He is responsible for driving the Canadian home improvement business for Lowe's, including Rona's network of stores and independent dealers operating under other banners, according to a report from the company.

|12 December 2017


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