Miguel Patricio has been the Chief Executive Officer of The Kraft Heinz Company since June 2019. He has also served as a director of Kraft Heinz since May 2021 and as Chair of the Board of Directors since May 2022.
Before joining Kraft Heinz, Miguel spent 20 years with Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (AB InBev) and its predecessors. Most recently, he served as Chief of Special Global Projects – Marketing from January to June 2019. From 2012 to December 2018, Miguel was AB Inbev's Chief Marketing Officer, where he developed and implemented a strategic playbook for global brands Corona, Budweiser, and Stella Artois. Before becoming Chief Marketing Officer, Miguel served as AB InBev's Zone President, Asia Pacific from 2008 to 2012, Zone President, North America from 2006 to 2008, and as Vice President, Marketing for the North America Zone from 2005 to 2006. He also was Chief Marketing Officer at Companhia de Bebidas das Americas S.A. (Ambev), a Brazilian brewing company and predecessor of AB InBev, from 1999 to 2004. Prior to joining Ambev, Miguel held a variety of leadership positions at other global consumer packaged goods companies. He served as Vice President, Marketing at Philip Morris International Inc. from 1997 to 1999, as Global Marketing Director for The Coca-Cola Company from 1996 to 1997, and as Global Marketing Director for Johnson & Johnson from 1989 to 1995.
Miguel holds a degree in Business Administration from Fundação Getulio Vargas in São Paulo.
Miguel is expected to transition to the role of non-executive Chair of the Board at the beginning of the Company's 2024 fiscal year.