Mondelēz International has announced the appointment of Clive Jones as president, Northern Europe, overseeing some of the company’s most important brands, including Cadbury, Oreo, Maynards Bassetts, Ritz, belVita, Freia and Maribou.
Jones joined Mondelēz International in 2017 as president, Gum, Candy, Beverages and Meals, Asia Pacific Middle East and Africa (AMEA) and during the past year has driven both market share and growth across 15 different markets.
In his new job, Jones will be responsible for Mondelēz International’s businesses in the UK, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark.
He brings to the role more than 20 years of marketing, brand innovation and general management experience and prior to joining Mondelēz International, Jones spent 16 years at PepsiCo, latterly as vice president Snacks for Asia Pacific.
He replaces Glenn Caton who takes on a new role within the business as president Chocolate, AMEA.
“I’m excited and privileged to have the opportunity to lead one of Northern Europe’s largest, and most admired, food companies, which is home to some of the most loved and iconic brands in the world including Cadbury,” said Jones.