Ethics and Lunch Series


This lunchtime series will give students the opportunity to engage with experts who discuss the intersection between ethics and issues of intellectual interest across disciplines.

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Kim Jeffery

Kim Jeffery 'P21
Former Chairman & CEO, Nestle Waters North America

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
12:00 PM | Fulton Honors Library

Kim Jeffery is the retired Chairman and CEO of Nestle Waters North America, the leading bottled water company in North America and the third largest non-alcoholic beverage company in America. Nestle Waters owns 7 of the top 10 bottled water brands as well as Perrier and San Pellegrino, and had sales of $4.7 billion and 8,000 employees at the time of his retirement in 2014. He has over 45 years of experience in all facets of the consumer products industry including saies, marketing, M&A manufacturing, logistics, sustainability and finance. Additionally, he managed the journey from entrepreneurial startup to mature multibillion market leader by focusing on organizational development and utilizing a values based leadership model which created a high performance culture. Kim currently serves on the boards of Kendall Jackson Family Wines, Pratt/Visy Industries based in Melbourne, Australia, Carbonlite Industries, and Stew Leonard's markets. Additionally, he is an advisor to private equity firm North Castle Partners and serves as Chairman of one of their portfolio companies, Sprout Foods. He also serves on the Boards of Keep America Beautiful and Reach Prep, and be and his wife Mary both serve on the Leadership Council of Americares. 

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