Crate & Barrel , CEO
Neela Montgomery has served as a Member of the Executive Board for Multi-channel Retail in the Otto Group since Nov 2014. Specifically, she is Executive Chair of Crate & Barrel in North America and SportScheck in Central Europe. Before joining the Otto Group, she spent 12 successful years at Tesco Plc, the world´s third largest retailer. During her career there, she held a variety of merchandising & business unit roles internationally and in the UK. These included three years as Chief Merchant for Tesco Malaysia, UK E-Commerce Director and most recently as UK General Merchandise Director on the UK Board of Tesco. In this last role, she supervised diverse areas such as Home, Electronics & Entertainment from a multichannel perspective.