Sweder, Ken

Kenneth D. Sweder


Kenneth (“Ken”) Sweder is the Chief Executive Officer of Interline Brands and a Senior Vice President of The Home Depot. Previously, Mr. Sweder served as a Director of Interline Brands from 2012 to 2015, as President and Chief Operating Officer (since 2011), and as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (since 2008). Mr. Sweder joined Interline Brands in 2007 as Chief Merchandising Officer.

Prior to joining Interline Brands, Mr. Sweder was the First Vice President of Property Operations Strategy at Equity Residential Properties from 2004 to 2007, a consultant at Bain & Company from 2000 until 2004, and in various positions within the National Corporate Banking division of PNC Bank from 1991 to 2000, most recently as Vice President.


Mr. Sweder received his undergraduate degree from Miami University in Ohio (with honors) and his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. 



Mr. Sweder is married with three children and resides in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.