CAMDEN, N.J. — Luca Mignini has been named senior vice-president of Campbell Soup Co. and president of Campbell International, effective Jan. 21. In this role Mr. Mignini will oversee Campbell’s businesses in Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America and will work to identify opportunities in new markets.

“Expanding Campbell’s international presence remains one of our top growth strategies, and Luca’s proven track record in leading change and business performance makes him the right leader for our talented international team,” said Denise Morrison, president and chief executive officer. “Luca has led consumer packaged goods businesses around the world for 25 years. He has successfully driven growth in Latin and South America, Greater China, Europe, Asia Pacific and Eastern Europe−areas where we currently operate as well as markets where we believe there is growth potential for our company.”

Mr. Mignini most recently was chief executive officer of IGLO Group’s Findus Italy division and previously spent more than 20 years with SC Johnson.