Mars Food Australia appoints new GM
FMCG giant Mars has welcomed veteran Bill Heague back to the Australian division to take up the role of general manager of Mars Food Australia.
Heague first joined Mars in 2008 as a sales manager for Mars Food Australia, before departing to take up a position with the company in Europe after five years.
He worked as market director, Multisales, for Mars in the Czech Republic and Slovakia and since 2018 has managed Mars’ Irish Multisales business.
Heague said he is thrilled to be returning home to Sydney to take up the new role which commences from today, Friday November 1.
“I’m a foodie at heart and very excited about the major advances and significant challenges we are seeing in the food industry, both in Australia and around the world, and the innovation that our business can bring to the table,” Heague said.
Mars Food Australia manufactures popular food brands such as
Uncle Bens, Masterfoods, Dolmio at its Wyong plant and is responsible for the Seeds of Change accelerator program.