Danone Australia and New Zealand welcomed Kathy Cavill, this month, as its new General Manager for the region. With over eleven years of experience at the company, Cavill's leadership is marked by her successful tenure as Marketing Director, overseeing award-winning campaigns and product innovations.
In her previous role, she led campaigns like 'Feed the Real' and 'Return Ready,' earning accolades for Danone. She also played a pivotal role in expanding YoPRO and launching innovative products in Danone's early-life nutrition portfolio.
Committed to Danone's mission of providing healthier and more sustainable food and drink products and as a senior female leader and mother of two, Cavill champions Danone's progressive people policies, including generous parental leave and support for employees undergoing IVF and adoption.
Under Rodrigo Lima's leadership, Danone Australia and New Zealand achieved consistent and sustainable growth, marked by innovative strategies and portfolio developments. Lima has been promoted to President and Representative Director of Danone Japan & Korea, leaving behind a strengthened and resilient business for Cavill to build upon.
Cavill aims to continue Danone's commitment to health and innovation in Australia and New Zealand.