Mr. Mark A. Clouse serves as Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company., effective 23 May 2016 and May 25, 2016 respectively. From January 2016 to May 2016, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer at Mondelez International, Inc. He previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer from July 2014 until December 2015 and Executive Vice President and President, North America from October 2012 to March 2015. He was President of the Snacks and Confectionery business in North America from June 2011 to October 2012, Senior Vice President of the Biscuits Global Category Team from October 2010 to June 2011, Managing Director of Kraft Foods Brazil from January 2008 to September 2010 and President of Kraft Foods Greater China from January 2006 to January 2008. Prior to that, Mr. Clouse held various positions of increasing responsibility around the world. During Mr. Clouses 20year tenure at Kraft Foods Inc. and the subsequent spinoff of Mondelez, Mr. Clouse held a broad range of leadership positions involving iconic brands such as Oreo, Nabisco, Cadbury and Trident, oversaw the companys commercial execution for all of its five geographic regions, as well as the global sales function, was responsible for the companys growth strategy and oversaw key areas such as corporate strategy, global marketing, global sales, and research, development and quality. Mr. Clouse is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, with a degree in economics.
Age: 47 CEO Since 2016Clouse joins the Company from Mondelez International, Inc. where he was the Chief Commercial Officer. During Mr. Clouse?s nearly 20year tenure at Kraft Foods Inc. and the subsequent spinoff of Mondelez, he held a broad range of leadership positions, and in his current role, Mr. Clouse oversees the company?s commercial execution for all of its five geographic regions, as well as the global sales function. Prior to this, Mr. Clouse was Chief Growth Officer for Mondelez, where he was responsible for the company?s growth strategy and oversaw key areas such as corporate strategy, global marketing, global sales, and research, development and quality.