He has been at the food nutrition giant for over 20 years and has worked for the company in various capacities in a number or regions in the world.
In 2016, he became the Managing Director of Nestlé Nigeria, the largest Nestlé operation in the region.
He also demonstrated a strong personal commitment to improving the lives of people within the company as well as in the communities it operates.
He thus becomes the right choice for the role of CEO of Nestlé Central and West Africa Ltd given his vast experience in the region.
“I’m honored and excited to lead Nestlé Central and West Africa Ltd. I look forward to joining forces with all our stakeholders to deliver Nestlé’s purpose,” Mr. Alarcon said.
“We will achieve this by bringing to life our vision of delivering affordable and accessible nutrition to everyone in Central and West Africa.”
Nestlé operates in 25 countries and directly employs more than 5,400 people in Central and West Africa region.
The company has 9 factories and 3 co-packers in the vast west and central African region and has portfolio that spans food and beverage categories including dairy, culinary, coffee, beverages, infant nutrition and bottled water.