Just Eat welcomes new data expert

Just Eat, a leading global marketplace for takeaway food delivery, has today announced the appointment of Alberto Rey Villaverde as Chief Data Officer.

Rey Villaverde will join the company on 11 March. He will be responsible for taking leadership of Just Eat’s Analytics & Business Insights and Data Science teams, covering all aspects of business information, management information and reporting, as well as Artificial Intelligence, algorithmic development and machine learning.

Rey Villaverde joins from easyJet, where he was head of Data Science and Yield.

Peter Duffy, Interim Chief Executive Officer at Just Eat, said, “Alberto’s expertise will help to position Just Eat as the market leader in data and analytics, as we further personalise our service and deliver our vision of ‘Serving the World's Greatest Menu. Brilliantly.’”