Meriyem Kaf is an international retail expert who has over 15 years of experience across 3 different continents; working for leading global retailers such as Walmart, Carrefour, Sobeys and Home Hardware.  Meriyem’s extensive merchandising experience, has given her the opportunity to hold various positions such as Category Management, Cost Analytics and Global Sourcing. Currently, Meriyem is the Director of Merchandise Strategy & Execution, at Home Hardware Stores Limited ; where she leads Category Management, Private Brands and Global Sourcing.

Meriyem holds a BBA from the University of Quebec (Montreal, Canada) and an MBA from ESG (Paris, France).