Steve Dacus

President and CEO, Walmart Japan

Steve Dacus is the president and CEO of Seiyu and Walmart Japan Holdings. Seiyu is Walmart's retail operations in Japan.

Steve joined Walmart in 2007 as senior vice president of international market support for Walmart International, responsible for global merchandising, marketing and professional and technical services. In 2009, he moved to Sam's Club as the general merchandise manager for the electronics, entertainment and office categories. In 2010 he was named chief operating officer of Walmart Japan.

Before Walmart, Steve was a senior vice president of Fast Retailing, Japan's largest specialty apparel retailer, and had responsibility for the overseas expansion of the Uniqlo brand. In addition, he spent more than a decade with Mars, Inc. and served in finance roles in Japan and Asia before being named president of the Japan division.