Danone Names Antoine de Saint-Affrique as New CEO
By Stephen Nakrosis
Food and beverage company Danone SA on Monday said Antoine de
Saint-Affrique will become its new chief executive, effective Sept.
He will succeed the joint interim leadership of Veronique
Penchienati-Bosetta and Shane Grant, the company said.
The board also has proposed Mr. De Saint-Affrique become a
member of the board at the next annual meeting of shareholders in
April 2022, Danone said.
Mr. De Saint-Affrique joins Danone from chocolate and cocoa
company Barry Callebaut, where he was named CEO in October 2015,
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May 17, 2021 14:09 ET (18:09 GMT)
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