Glen Walter became EVP and President, North America for Mondelēz International, November 2017. In this role, based in East Hanover, N.J., he will be responsible for leading the company’s $7 billion business in the United States and Canada, which includes Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits; Triscuit and Good Thins crackers, Trident gum and Halls cough drops.
Glen previously held a position at the Coca-Cola Company, where he had worked since 2008. Most recently, Glen served as CEO of Coca-Cola Industries China, where he led his team to accelerate revenue growth, improve productivity and expand routes to market. Before that, he was President and Chief Operating Officer for Coca-Cola in North America, with 70,000 employees and annual revenues of $22 billion. In this role, he was a key contributor to the delivery of multiple consecutive quarters of market share growth and operating income expansion.
Prior to his time at Coca-Cola, Walter served as President of InBevUSA in addition to various general management and M&A roles within InBev and Interbrew, including leading the integration of Bass Ale and Beck’s. Earlier, Walter served as General Manager at Pearce Beverage Company and started his career in sales and marketing at EJ Gallo Winery, Inc.
Glen is an active member of his community and serves on the Board of Governors for the Boys and Girls Clubs of America. He earned a bachelor’s degree in international business and economics from Boston University. In addition, he attended the Executive Leadership Program at INSEAD and Wharton.