Heinz, the American marketer and producer of food products such as ketchup, sauces, meals, soups, snacks, has announced its leadership shift for China.
Hein Schumacher has been appointed zone president of Heinz Asia Pacific. Hein has been president of Heinz China since 2011. Previously, he held positions including VP of finance for Heinz Europe. Before Heinz, Hein worked across various countries for both Royal Ahold and Unilever. Hein joined Heinz in 2003.
This new move follows the the acquisition of Heinz by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital on June 7.