Felipe has over 25 years of experience in the consulting, food, consumer products, and financial services industries in senior management positions in marketing, M&A, market development, and other executive functions for Global Fortune 100 companies including Coca Cola Company, Price Waterhouse & Co., Sara Lee Corporation, and Citigroup.
Experience includes consulting, marketing, business planning, mergers and acquisitions in the U.S., Latin America, and Europe, and financial planning and advice in the U.S., with emphasis on the Hispanic market. He has been involved in transactions valued in excess of $1.8 billion.
- Branded and private label food and beverage in diverse distribution channels
- Branded consumer packaged goods
- Direct selling to consumer
- Financial services
Mr. Newlands' academic credentials include a B.S.B.A. in Marketing from Universidad Católica, Quito, Ecuador and a M.B.A. in International Finance and Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. He is also a member of the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA).