Maxima Grupė appoints Jaunius Špakauskas as Head of Corporate Affairs of Maxima LT

Vilnius, Lithuania, 2017-Jan-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Jaunius Špakauskas, who is currently Head of Corporate Affairs at Maxima Grupė, starting 24th of January, will assume the position of Head of Corporate Affairs at Maxima LT, subsidiary of Maxima Grupė. The move is part of Maxima LT corporate governance improvement plan.

The Board of Maxima LT has made a decision, to remove position of Head of Retail in the company. The move affect Departments of Purchases, Commercial Analysis and Marketing which will be under direct supervision of Kristina Meidė, CEO and Member of the Board at Maxima LT.

Department of Corporate Affairs at Maxima LT is being rearranged as well. Rosvaldas Gorbačiovas, former Head of Corporate Affairs at Maxima LT, will become Head of Communities Relations Unit within Department of Corporate Affairs. This newly founded unit will be responsible for establishing and strengthening relationships with communities in which Maxima LT currently operate.

J. Špakauskas previous functions will be covered by Arvydas Žilinskas, Head of Corporate Affairs at the parent company of Maxima Grupė – Vilniaus prekyba.

There are no plans to fill an open position at Maxima Grupė.


Arvydas Žilinskas
Head of Corporate Affairs

UAB „Vilniaus prekyba“, Ozo g. 25, LT-07150 Vilnius
Tel. +370 5 2042237
Mob. +370 687 04052

Source: Maxima Grupė

Maxima LT announces the appointment of Kristina Meidė as new CEO

Vilnius, Lithuania, 2017-Jan-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Board of Maxima LT has appointed Kristina Meidė as new CEO of the company. Starting 9th of January K. Meidė will replace Žydrūnas Valkeris, who left Vilniaus prekyba group. K. Meidė will also join Maxima LT Board. Before taking the position K. Meidė lead Euroapotheca, another Vilniaus prekyba company, as CEO and Chairwoman of the Board.

‘Quality and pace of changes in the company has not been sufficient. In the face of altering business and competitive environment, we must change faster and be a step ahead in order to continue to lead. We expect that the experience of Kristina Meidė will benefit to further business success and transformation that has been initiated.

By renewing corporate governance structure and strengthening management team we seek to ensure further successful operation of the company and execute changes that have been launched more rapidly’, Raimonda Kižienė, Chairwoman of the Board at Maxima LT said.

‘I appreciate the trust that has been demonstrated, I firmly know that our top priority – the needs of our customer. We will aspire together with the team that customer at Maxima would be always able to get the best price and assortment’, Kristina Meidė, newly appointed CEO and member of the Board at Maxima LT said.

Media relations:
Jaunius Špakauskas
Head of Corporate Affairs
T: + 370 5 219 6207
M:  +370 659 01995

Source: Maxima LT