Elio Leoni Sceti
Mr. Leoni Sceti brings to the Board deep experience in the consumer goods sector, operations, marketing, product development, and disruptive and digital areas.
Mr. Leoni Sceti has served on our Board since May 2020. He has been the Co-Founder, Chief Crafter, and Chairman of The Craftory, a global investment house for purpose-driven CPG challenger brands, since May 2018. Since 2010, Mr. Leoni Sceti has also been an active investor in and advisor to early-stage tech companies. Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer of Iglo Group, a frozen food company whose brands include Birds Eye, Findus, and Iglo, from 2013 to 2015. Mr. Leoni Sceti was Chief Executive Officer of EMI Group, a global music company, from 2008 to 2010. Prior to that, he was with Reckitt Benckiser Group plc, a home, health, and personal care products company, where he served as Executive Vice President and Head of the European Operations from 2006 to 2008, as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Global Head of Innovation from 2001 to 2005, and in various marketing and management roles from 1992 to 2001. Mr. Leoni Sceti has served as a director of Barry Callebaut AG, global chocolate and cocoa products manufacturer, since December 2017 and previously served as an independent director of Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV, a multinational drink and brewing holdings company, from 2014 to April 2023. Mr. Leoni Sceti has also served as a director of LSG Holdings Limited, an investment management company, since 2011, as chairman of the UK Board of Room to Read, a charitable organization promoting education and gender equality, since April 2019, and as a trustee and a counsellor of One Young World, a global forum for young leaders from over 190 countries, since 2011. He also currently serves on the board of various portfolio companies of The Craftory.