Friday June 14, 2013
Nestle CEO Named Consumer Foods Group Chair
Vevey, Switzerland — Paul Bulcke, Nestle CEO, is the new co-chair of the Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), a network of more than 400 industry players who exchange knowledge in order to advance the industry.
CGF operates around five strategic priorities: emerging trends; sustainability, health and safety; operational excellence; knowledge sharing; and people development. Bulcke will serve alongside Dick Boer, CEO of Royal Ahold retail group.
“There are many challenges in society today and we have to define priorities to work together in collaboration with multiple stakeholders in order to bring sustainable solutions,” says Bulcke. “I am looking forward to serving the Consumer Goods Forum, which is growing in importance, and supporting its vision of 'better lives through better business.'”