Lisa Gibby appointed Nestlé chief communications officer

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Lisa Gibby

The Nestlé board of directors has announced the appointment of Lisa Gibby as deputy executive vice president and chief communications officer and as a member of the executive board of Nestlé, effective January 1, 2023.

Gibby will oversee the company’s corporate communications function, including media relations, public affairs, corporate digital and content and employee engagement.

“Lisa has an outstanding communications track record at Nestlé, particularly in building corporate digital capabilities and deepening engagement with our diverse set of stakeholders,” Mark Schneider, Nestlé chief executive, said.

“As a strategic, collaborative leader, Lisa’s unique set of skills and experiences will continue to advance our global communications and public affairs work in support of the business.”

Gibby has led global corporate communications at Nestlé since July 2020. She previously served as vice president of corporate communications for Nestlé’s US operations.

Before joining Nestlé in 2014, she was director of global communications for The ONE Campaign, an anti-poverty advocacy organization co-founded by Bono. Previously, she held senior communications positions at AOL and HBO, as well as strategic communications firm Robinson, Lerer & Montgomery.