Company headquarters: U.S.
CEO's home country: France
Joly was educated in France and has held several executive positions in Europe and North America. No stranger to the road, the Best Buy (Fortune 500) CEO worked as a consultant at McKinsey and Co. for 12 years before moving to tech company Electronic Data Systems. ,
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