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Mark Schneider

Mark Schneider

Chief Executive Officer


Date of birth: 1965
Nationality: American and German
Languages: German, English, French

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  • Since 1 January 2017 Chief Executive Officer, Nestlé S.A., Vevey, Switzerland
  • 2003 - 2016 Chief Executive Officer, Fresenius Group, Bad Homburg, Germany
  • 2001 - 2003 Chief Financial Officer, Fresenius Medical Care, Bad Homburg, Germany
  • 1989 - 2001 Haniel Group
    Chief Financial Officer, Gehe UK plc
    Vice President Business Development North America
    Various senior executive positions, Halfen GmbH
    Assistant to Haniel Group Executive Board



  • MBA, with distinction, Harvard Business School, 1993
  • Ph.D. (Dr. oec.), University of St. Gallen, 1992
  • Lic. oec. degree in Finance and Accounting, University of St. Gallen, 1988



  • Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cereal Partners Worldwide
  • Member of the Board of the Consumer Goods Forum
  • Member, International Business Council, World Economic Forum - WEF
  • Member, IMD Foundation Board
  • Non-executive Director of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (2014 - 2017)


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