Mondelez International Gets New Executive VP & President of North America

The Illinois-based snack maker Mondelez International has recently announced that Roberto Marques will join the company as their executive vice president and president of North America. He will be based in East Hanover and will report to Chairman and CEO Irene Rosenfeld. He is succeeding Mark Clouse.

Starting in mid-March, he will lead the company’s $7 billion business in the US and Canada. The business include large name brands such as Oreo, belVita, Wheat Thins and Trident gum.

As Rosenfeld said, “I’m delighted to welcome Roberto to the Mondelez International family. His knowledge of consumer brands, strong leadership capabilities and extensive global experience make him a terrific addition to our North America region and my leadership team. He will play a critical role in driving our growth and margin-expansion agendas.”