Ruben Cejudo joined Mars Pet Nutrition North America's leadership team, a division of Mars Petcare.
Cejudo will serve as vice president of the company's North American Supply Chain, helping to enhance the company's supply chain and ensure its products reach pet parents wherever they are in their shopping and parent journey.
He has nearly 30 years of experience building supply chain strategy and end-to-end (E2E) supply chain solutions around the globe. Cejudo most recently served as vice president of supply chain global hair care and deodorants at Unilever, where he was responsible for designing and implementing E2E supply chain solutions, while leading all elements of supply chain strategy for global innovation, and the development of organizational capability for people, process and systems. While at Unilever, he also held senior supply chain roles in the Middle Americas and North America. Before joining Unilever, Cejudo spent more than 20 years with Procter & Gamble where he held a variety of supply chain and global roles.
In his new role at Mars Pet Nutrition, Cejudo will bring his deep supply chain expertise to carry forward an E2E supply chain with flexibility, responsiveness and efficiency at its core, to elevate the customer and pet parent experience. Cejudo will lead a team of associates across the Mars Pet Nutrition network, and his work will be a critical contribution to the company's overall innovation strategy.
"As a seasoned leader with deep end-to-end supply chain expertise, I'm confident Ruben will help create our supply chain of the future, positioning Mars Petcare to win in the digital age now and for years to come," said Ikdeep Singh, regional president, Mars Pet Nutrition North America. "His passion for supply chain innovation, furthering our purpose: A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS and developing Associate talent will be central to driving strong business results."