GLENDALE, CALIF. – Paul Grimwood has been appointed chairman and chief executive officer of Nestle USA. He will replace Brad Alford, who is retiring in October.
Mr. Grimwood is currently c.e.o. of Nestle U.K. and Ireland, a position he has held since January 2009. Prior to taking the reins of the U.K. and Ireland business unit, Mr. Grimwood led Nestle’s U.K. confectionery business.