Metzi Liau

Senior Director, Fresh Food Category Management, Shoppers Drug Mart, Loblaw Companies Limited

Metzi has been with Loblaw for 28 years, with the last 6 years at Shoppers Drug Mart. She has held leadership roles within procurement, category management, merchandising, marketing and retail operations. In addition to her passion for the food business, she serves the community as a mentor for young adults and new Canadians. As a leader in Embrace Your Roots @ Loblaw (a multicultural employee resource group), Metzi builds strategic community partnerships to foster cross-cultural understanding, increase supplier diversity and advocate for colleagues and customers within marginalized communities.