Big Y Foods Names New Chief Financial Officer
SPRINGFIELD, MA - Following the retirement of William T. Mahoney, Theresa A. Jasmin will be stepping up into the role of Chief Financial Officer for Big Y Foods. The Board of Directors appointed Jasmin, who is the first woman to join Big Y’s C-suite team—a major milestone for the grocer.
Jasmin brings over 25 years of food industry experience to the CFO position, in which she will lead the company’s strategic planning, finance, accounting, treasury, and tax functions and report to President and CEO Charles L. D’Amour and the Board of Directors.
Her career began with Friendly Ice Cream Corporation, according to a press release obtained by local news source iBerkshires.com. While there, she held senior management positions in the Treasury and Accounting departments. Then, in 2005, she joined Big Y Foods and rose up the ranks through several positions of increasing responsibility in accounting and finance, including Controller (2010), Senior Director of Finance (2014), and Vice President of Finance (2016).
In addition to her role in the grocery retail industry, Jasmin also serves on the Executive Committee, as Treasurer for the YMCA of Greater Springfield, and on the finance committees for both the Massachusetts and Connecticut Food Associations.
She holds a BBA from the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and an MBA from Western New England University.
Congratulations to Theresa Jasmin on her new, exciting role!