BURLINGTON, MASS. — Roger Johnson, most recently chief product officer, has been promoted to chief supply officer at Keurig Dr Pepper, effective Oct. 17. He will succeed Tony Milikin, who joined the Burlington-based company in September 2021.
In other supply chain promotions, Christopher Martin, most recently senior vice president, logistics operations, will become senior vice president, coffee supply chain, and Paul DaRosa, senior vice president, quality, employee health and safety and technical services, will become senior vice president, cold beverages supply chain. They both will report to Mr. Johnson.
Mr. Johnson joined Keurig Dr Pepper in 2016. He has more than 20 years of experience spanning the consumer durables, electronics, food and beverage, and automotive industries.
Mr. Johnson received a bachelor’s of science degree in mechanical engineering and master’s degree in mechanical engineering at Purdue University as well as a master’s degree in business administration from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.
He will report to Ozan Dokmecioglu, chief executive officer of Keurig Dr Pepper.
“I have worked with Roger for almost seven years, and I am confident that his strong leadership and deep experience in global supply chains will position him well, as we strengthen our focus on growth and operational excellence,” Mr. Dokmecioglu said. “I also want to thank Tony for his supply chain leadership over the past year and wish him all the best.”