CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 9, 2017–
Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) appointed Francisco Fraga Vice
President and Chief Technology and Information Officer. In this role,
Fraga will oversee Global Information Technology (IT) for Campbell,
building a world-class IT function that delivers value to the business.
Fraga reports to Bethmara Kessler, Senior Vice President, Integrated
“The pace of change in our digital world is accelerating and creating
opportunity,” said Kessler. “Technology is one of the keys to help
differentiate Campbell in a rapidly evolving food industry. Francisco is
a thought-leader with a proven track record of converting digital
complexity into strategy. His relentless focus will drive IT innovation
and create new employee, customer and consumer experiences designed to
Fraga, 44, joins Campbell from The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G), where
he spent 21 years in various leadership roles. Most recently, he led
enterprise-wide IT services as IT Global Chief Technology Officer.
Additionally, he supported P&G’s Feminine Care category as IT Functional
Leader. While at P&G, Fraga led the development and execution of the
enterprise-wide IT architecture and master plan. He also led the
transformation of P&G’s supply chain network in the U.S. by building
Fraga graduated from Simon Bolivar University in Venezuela with a
Bachelor of Science in computer engineering.
About Campbell Soup Company
Campbell (NYSE:CPB) is driven and inspired by our Purpose, “Real food
that matters for life’s moments.” We make a range of high-quality soups
and simple meals, beverages, snacks and packaged fresh foods. For
generations, people have trusted Campbell to provide authentic,
flavorful and readily available foods and beverages that connect them to
each other, to warm memories and to what’s important today. Led by our
iconic Campbell’s brand, our portfolio includes Pepperidge
Farm, Bolthouse Farms, Arnott’s, V8, Swanson, Pace, Prego, Plum, Royal
Dansk, Kjeldsens and Garden Fresh Gourmet. Founded in 1869,
Campbell has a heritage of giving back and acting as a good steward of
the planet’s natural resources. The company is a member of the Standard
& Poor’s 500 and the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes. For more
information, visit www.campbellsoupcompany.com
or follow company news on Twitter via @CampbellSoupCo.
To learn more about how we make our food and the choices behind the
ingredients we use, visit www.whatsinmyfood.com.
Source: Campbell Soup Company