Global leadership

Board of Directors

As a private, family-owned company, Mars, Incorporated is governed by a Board of Directors. The Directors are members of the Mars family. The Mars Board of Directors receives independent advice from four external Board Advisors.

Management Team

Mars, Incorporated is run by a global management team led by Paul S. Michaels and Grant F. Reid, Office of the President ( click here for leadership announcement ). The company’s management team brings a wealth of experience to bear in its oversight of the day-to-day operations of the business across six business segments: Petcare, Chocolate, Food, Wrigley, Drinks and Symbioscience. Mars has aligned its global leadership structure with these business segments in an effort to continue to grow and sustain improvement in company performance.

Members of the Mars, Incorporated Management Team include:

Paul S. Michaels and Grant F. Reid, Office of the President

Aileen RichardsExecutive Vice President, People and Organization, Mars Global Services

President, Chocolate

Reuben GamoranVice President and Chief Financial Officer

Todd LachmanPresident, Petcare

David KamenetzkyVice President, Corporate Affairs and Strategic Initiatives

Frank MarsPresident, Symbioscience

John DonofrioVice President, Secretary & General Counsel

Martin RadvanPresident, Wrigley

Richard WareVice President, Supply, Research & Development and Procurement

Poul WeihrauchPresident, Food

Mars Global Advisors

The Mars Global Advisors are an advisory-only group of external experts who engage the senior management of Mars, Incorporated in strategic dialogues regarding major public policy, geopolitical, and macroeconomic issues and trends, and how they affect business strategies and priorities.

Members of the Mars Global Advisors group include:

Rosanna Wong Executive Director of the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups
Moises Naim Columnist and commentator on globalization, international politics and economics
Alan Milburn Former Member of U.K. Parliament for Darlington and U.K. Secretary of State for Health
David Kessler Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, and former Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Josette Sheeran President & CEO, The Asia Society

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