Independent, non-executive Director
Jesse has been a director of the company since 16 May 2017. He is also a member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee and the Remuneration Committee.
Jesse began his career with Procter & Gamble and PepsiCo, before joining Johnson & Johnson’s consumer business. He was appointed International Vice President, Asia/Pacific in 2003 and Company Group Chair, Global Markets in 2008. Prior to his last executive position, he was Worldwide Chair of the Johnson & Johnson Consumer Group (which had annual revenues of US$14bn).
Jesse serves on the Board of Visitors at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. He is a two-time recipient of the Magnolia Award from the Shanghai Municipal Government, given in recognition of his contributions to Shanghai’s economic development. In addition, Jesse serves on the board of Aptar Group Inc, a leader in global dispensing systems, as well as Shanghai Kehua Bio-Engineering co., Ltd.
Over his career Jesse has managed significant scale and complexity in the areas of manufacturing, distribution, sales and marketing, in both developed and emerging markets.
Jesse resides in China.