Smith also leads the international division's
strategy. The division generated $135 billion in sales in 2013.
Before joining Wal-Mart in 2010, Smith had been executive vice
president and chief financial officer at GameStop Corp <GME.N>.
Brett Biggs, who is executive vice president and chief financial
officer for Walmart U.S, is slated to replace Smith at Walmart
International, the WSJ said. The Journal said the Wal-Mart memos
were sent on Thursday.
Biggs was senior vice president of operations for the company's
retail warehouse chain, Sam's Club, before he became CFO of
Wal-Mart spokesman Kevin Gardner could not be reached
immediately for comment.
(Reporting by Zeba Siddiqui in
Bangalore; editing by Leslie Adler)
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