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Mr. Peter Brabeck Letmathe

Chairman of the Board, Nestlé S.A.

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Mr. Peter Brabeck-Letmathe served as the Chief Executive Officer of Nestlé S.A. from 1997 to April… (more)

Mr. Peter Brabeck-Letmathe served as the Chief Executive Officer of Nestlé S.A. from 1997 to April 2008 and served as its Executive Vice President since January 1992. Mr. Brabeck-Letmathe served as a Member of Executive Board at Nestlé S.A. He has been leading Nestlé Group since 1997.

 

He joined Nestle SA in 1968 and served as its General Manager since 1992. He served as the Chief Executive Officer since April 1998. He served as the Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director of Nestlé Ecuador since 1981, as the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Managing Director of Nestlé Venezuela since 1983, as Senior Vice President in Charge of the Culinary Products Division of Nestlé, International headquarters Vevey since 1987 and Executive Vice President of worldwide responsibility for Strategic Business Group 2, Marketing, Communication and Public Affairs of Nestlé S.A. since 1992.

 

He served as the Salesman and Specialist for new products at Nestlé, Austria since 1968 and served as a National Sales Manager and Director of Marketing of Nestlé,001 to April 14, 2005 and Credit Suisse Group AG from 2000 to April 2005. He served as the Chairman at Nestlé S.A. since April 14, 2005 until April 6, 2017. He has been Chairman Emeritus of Nestlé S.A. since April 6, 2017.

 

Mr. Brabeck-Letmathe served as Vice Chairman at Credit Suisse AG and Credit Suisse Group AG from 2008 to May 9, 2014 and served as its Director from 1997 to May 9, 2014. He served as Vice Chairman at Credit Suisse (USA), Inc. until May 9, 2014 and served as its Director since 1997 until May 9, 2014. He served as Vice Chairman at Credit Suisse (USA), Inc., AXA Leben AG (formerly, Winterthur Life Insurance Company) and AXA Versicherungen AG (formerly, Winterthur Group). He serves as a Director at Delta Topco Limited.

 

Mr. Brabeck-Letmathe has been an Independent Non-Executive Director at Exxon Mobil Corporation since May 26, 2010. He has been Member of Advisory Board at The Amrop Partnership SCRL since 2016. Mr. Brabeck-Letmathe served as Vice Chairman of L'Oréal S.A. since 1997 until April 20, 2017 and has been its Director since 1997. He has been a Director of Nestlé Health Science S.A. since June 1997 and L'Oreal USA, Inc. since 1997. He serves as the Non-Executive Director of Formula One World Championship Limited. He serves as a Member of Foundation Board at World Economic Forum. Mr. Brabeck-Letmathe serves as a Director of Nestle India Ltd., Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream Holdings Inc., Gesparal, The Controlling Holding Company and L'Oréal USA, Inc. He served as Lead Independent Director of Credit Suisse Group AG from March 2001 to 2002. He serves as Member of ERT (European Round Table of Industrialists), the Bretton Woods Committee's International Council, as well as of the International Association for the Promotion and Protection of Private Foreign Investments (APPI) and Avenir Suisse. He served as a Director of Winterthur Swiss Insurance, AXA Leben AG and AXA Versicherungen AG.

 

Mr. Brabeck-Letmathe served as a Director of Nestlé S.A. since 1997 until April 6, 2017. He served as a Director of Roche Holding AG from 2000 to March 2, 2010 and Alcon, Inc. from 2002 to May 2, 2006. He received several awards including "La Orden Mexicana del Aguila Azteca" "La Orden Francisco de Miranda" conferred by the Republic of Venezuela and the Schumpeter Prize for outstanding Contribution in Disruptive Innovation and the Austrian Cross of Honour for service to the Republic of Austria. Mr. Brabeck-Letmathe graduated from the University of World Trade in Vienna with a Degree in Economics. and has an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws conferred by the University of Alberta (Canada).