SpecialityChief Procurement & Hazelnut Company Officer, Ferrero
Marco Gonçalves has more than forty years of professional experience in fast moving consumer goods companies such as Unilever, Nestlé and Ferrero.
During this time, he held senior positions with focus on Supply Chain management, Procurement, Responsible Sourcing, Distribution and Logistics. His professional experience is complemented by senior positions in Marketing, Sales, Strategic Planning and Information Technology.
In September 2017, he joined Ferrero in the role of Managing Director, Ferrero Hazelnut Company. In this position, Marco was responsible for the end-to-end hazelnut value-chain (from own-farms to B2B sales).
In September 2019, Marco was appointed to his current position, Chief Procurement and Hazelnut Company Officer, becoming part of the Ferrero Executive Board. Marco served as Board Director at LAAD (Latin America Agribusiness Development Corporation), President of the Procurement Strategic Council at the American Chamber of Commerce SP, and Director Best Practices CBEC (Brazilian Council of Procurement Executives) from 2006 to 2008.
Marco is a Brazilian citizen and holds a technical accountant degree, with specialization in business management.