NEW YORK — FreshDirect co-founder Jason Ackerman has been named as the company’s chief executive officer, the online grocery retailer said Monday. Ackerman’s appointment fills the top role left vacant when Richard Braddock departed in March, when the British retail chain Wm Morrison Supermarkets made a $50 million investment in FreshDirect. Before founding FreshDirect, Ackerman was an investment banker with Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette and Crown Capital Group, ...

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