Petco CEO Ron Coughlin Steps Down

The Petco Health and Wellness Company, Inc. (Nasdaq: WOOF) on Wednesday, announced that Ron Coughlin has stepped down as Petco’s Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, and member of the Board of Directors. He will serve as an advisor to the Board to support the leadership transition. The Company’s Board of Directors has appointed R. Michael Mohan (previously the board’s lead independent director) to serve as Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective March 13, 2024.

Ron Coughlin has been the CEO of Petco since 2018.