Duncan Hoy


“Be inspired and work to inspire others!”

Duncan is the CEO of Plus retail, a dutch supermarkt chain which is structured as a cooperative, since October 2018.

Duncan started his career in the British Army, spending six years serving in the Gurkhas. His time in the Army included tours in Kosovo, East Timor and Bosnia.

After leaving the Army and completing an MBA, he joined McKinsey in Amsterdam. He spent five years at the company serving a number of international retail clients.

From there he joined C1000, a Dutch supermarket, which was at the beginning of a private equity turnaround, working in a number of marketing and later operational roles at the company. On the sale of C1000 to Jumbo, he joined the management team of Jumbo where he was responsible for store operations.

In 2016 Duncan moved to Tesco in UK where he was Managing Director for the UK supermarkets division.