Dominic Hall named President of SPAR International

Joint managing director of James Hall & Co Ltd Dominic Hall has been elected president of Spar International.

The announcement was made at the 67th International Spar Congress, which took place in Malta on 21 and 22 May 2024, and marks the first time a Spar UK representative has been appointed to this role.

Dominic is the fifth generation of the Hall family, and has worked in the James Hall & Co Ltd family business since 1999. He has been a Board member of the Spar UK Food Distributors Ltd since 2007, held the position of Chair of the National Guild of Spar UK since 2011, and became a member of the Supervisory Board of Spar International in 2017.

Speaking about his election as the eighth president in the history of Spar International, Dominic Hall said: “I am honoured and excited to take on the role as president of Spar International. Spar is an internationally renowned organisation, and I am grateful to have the opportunity to work with the Board and Spar country organisations to collectively grow and develop the Spar brand.

“Spar has a proud history of grocery retailing and as we move forward, I am committed to building on this legacy and drive growth. Together, we will continue to meet the evolving needs of our shoppers and make a positive impact on local communities around the world. I take this opportunity to thank my fellow Board members for their trust and this appointment.”