MONTVALE, N.J. Grocer A&P has appointed Frederic Brace to the new position of chief administrative officer, effective immediately. In this role, Brace will oversee A&P’s finance and accounting, real estate and information systems departments, and will report to president and CEO Sam Martin.
This appointment is the latest addition to the new executive team currently being assembled under Martin, and complements the appointment of Paul Hertz as A&P’s EVP operations, which was announced by the company last week.
Brace has more than 25 years of financial management, strategic planning and operational experience. During a 20-year career at United Airlines, he held a variety of executive management positions, most recently EVP and CFO from 2002 until his retirement in 2008. Brace also served in a number of financial management positions with American Airlines.