People: Nestle SA (NESN.VX)
13 Dec 2013
Mr. Luis Cantarell has been Member of the Executive Board, President & Chief Executive Officer of Nestle Health Science S.A., Executive Vice President and Head of Nestle Nutrition at Nestle SA since December 1, 2012. He was Executive Vice President, United States, Canada, Latin America, Caribbean at Nestle SA till 2010. He joined the Information Systems Unit of Nestle Spain in 1976. In 1982, he moved to the Product Management area, working in different product categories, mainly Culinary and Nescafe. In 1987, after a brief responsibility as a Sales Area Manager, he was appointed Head of Coffee Marketing and later Head of the Nutrition Division of Nestle Spain. He then transferred to the Nestle headquarters, where he took worldwide responsibility for Coffee Marketing within the Coffee & Beverages Strategic Business Unit. Mr. Cantarell went back to Spain, in 1996, and started to run the Coffee, Culinary & Foodservices Division, and was member of the Nestle Spain Management Committee. By 1998, he took over the position of Managing Director of the Nestle operating company in Portugal and, in 2001, was nominated Senior Vice President in charge of the Group's Nutrition Strategic Business Division, Nestec S.A. In 2003, Mr. Cantarell was appointed Deputy Executive Vice President and in November 2005, was made Executive Vice President for Zone Europe. He is Board Member of Accera, Inc., and is Member of the Strategic Committee of Galderma Pharma S.A. He graduated from Barcelona University, majoring in Economic Sciences. He graduated from Universitat de Barcelona in Economic Sciences. He undertook Senior Finance Program in Barcelona and Program for Executive Development and IMD Switzerland.
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