A praising veteran –Andre Javes has been upped to an exalted rank of president of Toys “R” Us Asia Pacific – a region that has been a key to its wealth creation over the last year.
Javes will bid adieu to its current role as MD for Toys “ R” Us in Southeast Asia and Greater China to embrace its designated President duties, effective May 27.
Notably, Andre Javes is been MD for the company since January. 2014, reporting directly to TRU chairman and CEO Dave Brandon.
With this upping in the stature and ranks, Javes will now oversee all business operations for the retailer’s growing number of stores in in Japan, Southeast Asia, Greater China and Australia.
Javes first association was with TRU Australia in 2008, as general merchandising manager for toy and baby products.