Committees and Charters

Giannella Alvarez

Chief Executive Officer
Beanitos, Inc.
Austin, Texas, USA

Ms. Alvarez has been appointed to the Board of the Corporation in 2012. She currently serves on our Human Resources Committee and on our Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability Committee. Ms. Alvarez is the Chief Executive officer of Beanitos, Inc., a privately held leader in bean-based snacking, headquarted in Austin, Texas. She served until January 2018 as Chief Executive Officer of Harmless Harvest, Inc. She held the position of Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Pet Business unit at Del Monte Corporation until February 2014. From 2011 to 2013, Ms. Alvarez served as Group President and Chief Executive Officer for Barilla Americas, where she was responsible for North, Central and South America’s operations of Barilla S.p.A., a global food and beverages company headquartered in Parma, Italy. From 2006 to 2010, she held senior global management positions with The Coca-Cola Company. Prior to that, she held a number of increasingly senior positions in marketing and general management with Kimberly-Clark Corporation and Procter & Gamble in the United States and Latin America. Ms. Alvarez is a director of Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc.