As part of its long-term succession planning, Emmi is appointing Jonas Leu to the top job at the business division Americas. The 37-year-old dairy technologist and food scientist (ETH) has worked for the leading Swiss milk processor in various functions since 1999 and has wide-ranging industry and management experience. As Managing Director, he is currently overseeing the merger of the Emmi subsidiaries in Chile. Leu will succeed Matthias Kunz (60) effective 2022, who will gradually be stepping down from Group Management at his own request.
Leu succeeds Matthias Kunz, who will gradually be stepping down from Group Management at his own request. Matthias Kunz will continue to contribute his expertise to Emmi as a member of extended Group Management from 2022 onwards within the context of strategic projects.