Mondelēz International has announced the appointment of Clive Jones as president, Northern Europe. Clive will be responsible for Mondelēz International’s businesses in the UK, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark, where Mondelēz manufactures and sells brands including Cadbury, Oreo, Maynards Bassetts, Ritz, belVita, Freia and Maribou.
Clive 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.
He brings to the role more than 20 years of marketing, brand innovation and general management experience and prior to joining Mondelēz International, spent 16 years at PepsiCo, latterly as vice president Snacks for Asia Pacific.
Clive replaces Glenn Caton who takes on a new role within the business as president Chocolate, AMEA.
Clive commented: “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.
“This business has delivered strong, profitable, growth in recent years, investing in our brands, colleagues, and operations while responding to changing consumer expectations and a dynamic policy environment. I’m looking forward to building on this success, unlocking further sales growth and ensuring Mondelez is a great place to work and is making a positive impact on the communities we work in.”