Costco Welcomes Helena Buonanno Foulkes to Board of Directors; Hamilton (Tony) James Comments
ISSAQUAH, WA - Backed by an impressive resume, a new leader is joining Costco Wholesale Corporation’s Board of Directors. The retailer announced that Helena Buonanno Foulkes has been added to the board and will be using her extensive expertise to bolster company growth.
Foulkes most recently served as Chief Executive Officer of Hudson’s Bay Company, according to a release. She also spent 25 years at CVS Health, with roles including President of CVS Pharmacy and Executive Vice President of CVS Health.
In addition to the Costco Board of Directors, Foulkes is also a member of the Board of Directors of Follett Higher Education, PM Pediatrics, Harry’s, and Skillsoft.
The leader also recently completed a term as President of Harvard University’s Board of Overseers.
“We are very pleased to welcome Helena as a member of our Board. She is widely recognized as a leading retail executive and advocate for education,” said Hamilton (Tony) James, Chairman of the Board. “She also brings substantial experience in healthcare and as a board member of prominent companies. We look forward to her contributions.”
Best wishes to Helena Buonanno Foulkes as she takes on this new role.