Senior Vice President, Retail Operations – Canada
Alan Blundell, SVP of Retail Operations – Canada, joined PetSmart as President of Canadian Operations in 2018, most recently serving as Chairman of PetSmart Charities Canada. As an accomplished executive and operations leader, he has more than 20 years of experience in merchandising and merchandising operations and has held key leadership roles with large, international retailers.
Alan began his career with Walmart Canada, where he held various leadership roles including Vice President of Electronics & Entertainment and Vice President of Merchandise Operations. He also served as the Divisional Vice President of Merchandising at Lowe’s.
Alan studied at York University and completed the Harvard Business School Program for Leadership Development. He resides in Oakville, ON, Canada with his wife and two children. They are pet parents to a Border Terrier named Piper.