Corporate Officers


Biography PhotoHubert Joly
President and Chief Executive Officer
Hubert Joly
President and Chief Executive Officer


Hubert is Best Buy’s Chief Executive Officer and a member of its Board of Directors. Hubert is a strategic thinker with deep financial acumen and global experience leading large, international employee groups.

Over the last 15 years, Joly has developed a track record of successful turnarounds and growth in the media, technology and services sectors.

In the media sector, he led the restructuring and growth of Vivendi’s video game’s business (now part of Activision Blizzard) ... 

Biography PhotoSharon McCollam
Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer
Sharon McCollam
Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer


Sharon McCollam was appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer in December 2012. Ms. McCollam was previously executive vice president, chief operating and chief financial officer of Williams-Sonoma Inc., a premier specialty retailer of home furnishings, from July 2006 until her retirement in March 2012. At Williams-Sonoma, she was responsible for the long-term strategic planning activities of the company and oversaw multiple key functions, inc... 

Biography PhotoShari Ballard
President, International and Chief Human Resources Officer
Shari Ballard
President, International and Chief Human Resources Officer


Shari L. Ballard was named President, International in January 2012 and Chief Human Resources Officer in August 2013. Previously, she served as Executive Vice President, President — Americas since 2010, Executive Vice President — Retail Channel Management from 2007 to 2010 and as Executive Vice President — Human Resources and Legal from 2004 to 2007. Ms. Ballard joined us in 1993 and has served as Senior Vice President, Vice President, and General and Assistant Store Manager. Ms. Ballard is a... 

Biography PhotoKeith Nelsen
General Counsel
Keith Nelsen
General Counsel


Keith J. Nelsen was named Executive Vice President, General Counsel in May 2011. He previously served as Senior Vice President, Commercial & International General Counsel from 2008 until his current appointment. Mr. Nelsen joined us in 2006 as Vice President, Operations & International General Counsel. Prior to joining us, he worked at Danka Business Systems PLC, an office products supplier, from 1997 to 2006 and served in various roles, including chief administration officer and general coun... 

Biography PhotoJude  Buckley
Chief Commercial Officer
Jude  Buckley
Chief Commercial Officer


Jude Buckley is chief commercial officer of Best Buy. In this capacity, Buckley oversees the enterprise connectivity strategy and manages vendor and carrier relationships, merchandising, accessories, services, store operations, multi-channel, IT and supply chain for the CBG. In addition, Jude and his team oversee the full chain of Best Buy Mobile standalone stores across the country.

The CBG consists of all aspects of the customer experience for mobile phones, computing, tablets, e-read... 
Biography PhotoMike Mohan
Chief Merchandising Officer
Mike Mohan
Chief Merchandising Officer


Mike Mohan is the chief merchandising officer of Best Buy Co., Inc., a multinational retailer of technology and entertainment products and services. He is responsible for the category management and merchandising functions for Best Buy’s U.S. business, their largest market, reporting directly into Hubert Joly, president and CEO. In this capacity, Mohan uses his 25 years of retail and management experience to build actionable business plans that drive business growth, profitability, market share ...