PepsiCo India CEO resigns, new CEO set to join

INDIA - PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt. Ltd’s chairman and chief executive officer D. Shivakumar has resigned, and will be joining Aditya Birla Group as President (Corporate Strategy and Business Development). Ahmed El Sheikh, currently senior vice-president and general manager for PepsiCo Egypt and Jordan, will succeed Shivakumar as PepsiCo India CEO, the beverage maker said…

Kellogg appoints Steven Cahillane as CEO, as John Bryant retires

USA - Kellogg Company’s Board of Directors has unanimously elected Steven A. Cahillane as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer as the current CEO John Bryant decides to retire. Cahillane who recently served as the President and CEO of Nature's Bounty, the manufacturer, marketer and specialty retailer of health and wellness products, since 2014 where…

FrieslandCampina CEO resigns, appoints CFO to role

NETHERLANDS – Netherlands-based Royal FrieslandCampina, one of the world’s leading dairy companies and the parent company of FrieslandCampina WAMCO in Nigeria, has announced that its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Roelof Joosten will step down on 1 January 2018, and to be succeeded by Hein Schumacher, the company’s current Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Roelof has been…

Ingredion names Jim Zallie new President and CEO

USA - Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, has announced James P. (Jim) Zallie as the new CEO and company president effective January 1, 2018. James was unanimously selected by the board of directors while Ilene Gordon, current CEO, president and chairman, will serve as the company’s executive chairman…