John Carmichael (pictured) will replace Jeff Hamilton as president and CEO of Nestlé Canada when the latter takes on a new role in Europe next year.
Hamilton, who has been with Nestlé for close to 30 years, is moving to Switzerland to lead Nestlé Purina EMENA (Europe, Middle East and North Africa). He leaves his role with Nestlé Canada on Feb. 1.
Carmichael is currently president of the Foods Division at Nestlé USA. He began his career with Nestlé in 1995 in Pet Care and has since worked in various capacities and businesses throughout the company.