Executive Vice President, responsible for the Strategic Business Units, Marketing, Sales & Nespresso
After 35 years of experience with Nestlé, comprising 7 intercontinental moves and working across all businesses in Nestlé, Patrice Bula is now Executive Vice President of Nestlé S.A., responsible for all Strategic Business Units (creation and implementation of strategies for all Nestlé brands across the world), Marketing and Sales functions. He is also Chairman of Nespresso and is member of the Executive Board.
During Patrice’s career his operational responsibilities covered markets ranging from developed countries – Japan, Switzerland and Germany – to emerging ones – Kenya, Taiwan, South Africa and China. His present Head Office responsibility covers Nestlé worldwide.
In addition, as a representative of Nestlé, Patrice serves as board member of Beverage Partners Worldwide. In China, he also is a board member of Yinlu Food Group Companies and Hsu Fu Chi Group Companies.