Peifer to v.p. and treasurer at General Mills
September 17, 2007
by Eric Schroeder
MINNEAPOLIS — General Mills, Inc. has named Daralyn Peifer vice-president and treasurer. In her new position, Ms. Peifer will be responsible for the company’s cash management, corporate finance, risk management and investment management functions. She succeeds Don Mulligan, who was promoted to executive vice-president and chief financial officer in August.
Ms. Peifer has been with General Mills for 20 years, most recently as vice-president and chief investment officer.
"Daralyn brings a wealth of capital markets experience, including managing successfully through a range of credit market conditions," Mr. Mulligan said. "Her investment expertise brings unique perspective to capital structure and corporate investment opportunities as General Mills’ treasurer."
Peifer joined General Mills in 1988 in the Benefit Finance organization as a manager of investment finance. She was promoted to chief investment officer in 2001, and named vice-president of investment finance in 2002.