Mariano Lozano is Executive Vice President & President Latin America for Mondelēz International, a global snacking leader evolving the role of snacking with 2021 net revenues of approximately $29 billion. In this role he is responsible for leading the company’s $3B across LA, including brands such as Oreo, Lacta, Club Social, Tang and Trident. He is also a member of Mondelēz International’s global management team.
Mariano joined Mondelēz International in April 2022, bringing more than three decades of leadership experience and expertise across Latin America, North America, Europe, and Africa. Mariano has shown great passion and capabilities to drive growth and overcome challenging environments across his career. He started his career in Sales and Supply Chain before ascending into general management roles for markets including Brazil and Argentina before moving to leadership roles in other continents.
Proudly Latino, his energy and drive, alongside with his intrapreneurship spirit and consumer centric focus has benefited the many markets and brands he has led in categories such as Dairy and Beverages. In more than 20 years at Danone, he held roles including: CEO Danone Slovakia, Brazil, Danone Clover Southern Africa, and Danone North America where he led the large-scale integration of The WhiteWave Foods Co. with Danone. While being CEO in NA, Danone was also certified as the Largest B-Corp Worldwide in April 2018. He is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese, English, French and Slovak.
Mariano holds an Industrial Engineer Degree from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina; and brings deep industry experience and passion for diversity to the Mondelēz International Leadership team.