Dick’s Names New EVP

Pittsburgh-based Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. announced yesterday that it had named Andre Hawaux as EVP of finance and administration and CFO, effective June 1.

He succeeds Timothy Kullman, who is retiring.

“We are pleased to welcome Andre to Dick’s Sporting Goods and look forward to leveraging his expertise in the years ahead,” Edward Stack, chairman and CEO of Dick’s, said in a statement. “Andre’s extensive background in finance, operations and global business, along with his exceptional leadership and strategic acumen, will further strengthen our senior management team and will be instrumental as we execute our growth plans.”

Hauwaux previously served as president for consumer foods at ConAgra, and before that EVP and CFO. He has held previous positions at PepsiCo.