Executive Committee

The Executive Committee consists of eight functions and is headed by the Chief Executive Officer. For external activities of each member of the Executive Committee, see the respective curriculum vitae. No member of the Execu­tive Committee may hold more than five additional mandates, of which no more than two may be in stock-exchange-listed companies.

Name

Nationality

Function

Member since

Antoine de Saint-Affrique

French

Chief Executive Officer

2015

Remco Steenbergen

Dutch

Chief Financial Officer

2018

Peter Boone Dutch

CEO & President Americas

2012
Olivier Delaunay French Chief Operations Officer 2019
Isabelle Esser Belgian Chief Human Resources Officer 2019
Andrew Fleming British Co-President EMEA 2020
Pablo Perversi Spanish / Argentinean Chief Innovation, Sustainability & Quality Officer 2017

Steven Retzlaff

U.S./Swiss

Global Cocoa

2008

Ben de Schryver Belgian President APAC 2017
Rogier van Sligter Dutch Co-President EMEA 2020

Name

Antoine de Saint-Affrique

Nationality

French

Function

Chief Executive Officer

Member since

2015

Name

Remco Steenbergen

Nationality

Dutch

Function

Chief Financial Officer

Member since

2018

Name

Peter Boone

Nationality

Dutch

Function

CEO & President Americas

Member since

2012

Name

Olivier Delaunay

Nationality

French

Function

Chief Operations Officer

Member since

2019

Name

Isabelle Esser

Nationality

Belgian

Function

Chief Human Resources Officer

Member since

2019

Name

Andrew Fleming

Nationality

British

Function

Co-President EMEA

Member since

2020

Name

Pablo Perversi

Nationality

Spanish / Argentinean

Function

Chief Innovation, Sustainability & Quality Officer

Member since

2017

Name

Steven Retzlaff

Nationality

U.S./Swiss

Function

Global Cocoa

Member since

2008

Name

Ben de Schryver

Nationality

Belgian

Function

President APAC

Member since

2017

Name

Rogier van Sligter

Nationality

Dutch

Function

Co-President EMEA

Member since

2020

Antoine de Saint-Affrique

Antoine de Saint-Affrique, Chief Executive Officer 

Antoine de Saint-Affrique (1964) was appointed CEO of Barry Callebaut AG effective October 1, 2015.

Remco Steenbergen

Remco Steenbergen, Chief Financial Officer

Remco Steenbergen (1968, Dutch national) was appointed Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut AG in March 2018.

Peter Boone

Peter Boone, CEO & President Americas​

Peter Boone was appointed to the position of CEO & President Americas and member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut effective September 1, 2017. 

Olivier Delaunay

Olivier Delaunay, Chief Operations Officer

Olivier Delaunay (1963) was appointed to the position of Chief Operations Officer and member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut effective September 1, 2019.

Isabelle Esser

Isabelle Esser, Chief Human Resources Officer

Isabelle Esser was appointed Chief Human Resources Officer and member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut AG effective February 1, 2019.

Andrew Fleming

Andrew Fleming, Co-President Region EMEA

Andrew Fleming (1974) was appointed Co-President Region EMEA of Barry Callebaut AG, together with Rogier Van Sligter, effective May 1, 2020. He is a member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut AG. Since 2016, he was Vice President & Head Of Global Accounts.

Pablo Perversi

Pablo Perversi, Chief Innovation, Sustainability & Quality Officer

Pablo Perversi was appointed to the position of Chief Innovation, Sustainability & Quality Officer and member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut effective September 1, 2017.

Steven Retzlaff

Steven Retzlaff, President Global Cocoa

Steven Retzlaff (1963, U.S. and Swiss national) was appointed President Global Cocoa (until August 2013 Global Sourcing & Cocoa) and member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut AG in January 2008.

Ben De Schryver

Ben De Schryver, President Barry Callebaut Asia Pacific

Ben de Schryver has been President of Barry Callebaut in Region Asia Pacific since September 2016 and was promoted to member of the Executive Committee effective September 1, 2017.

Rogier van Sligter

Rogier van Sligter, Co-President Region EMEA

Rogier van Sligter (1973) was appointed Co-President Region EMEA of Barry Callebaut AG, together with Andrew Fleming, effective May 1, 2020. He is a member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut AG. Since 2016, he was Vice President EEMEA.

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