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2014

Giles Jepson

CMO

Heinz

Giles Jepson has scaled the heights of Heinz, becoming CMO of Europe in September 2014 after joining the company in 2008. He is responsible for all aspects of marketing, leading a team of more 130 marketers across five business units, comprising 30 categories, more than 20 brands and five business units. Jepson, a career FMCG marketer, is especially interested in “the spaces between categories” where he can develop new brand extensions to target new customer groups.

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