Robert Willett was the Chief Executive Officer of Best Buy International appointed in 2003 where he sponsored and chaired Best Buy Europe, which included the joint venture with Carphone Warehouse and Best Buy Mobile. Robert was previously global managing partner for Accenture’s Retail Practice and was also a member of the Accenture Executive Management Committee. Robert has held executive positions with King Fisher PLC, Group Chief Executive of the Gateway corporation and Managing Director of Littlewoods stores, in addition to other retailers in Europe. In 2008 Robert was named in the CIO Hall of Fame by CIO Magazine.