Chandra Kumar

Title: 
Desautels Global Expert; President, Confectionery - Nestlé Canada Inc.
Degree(s): 

MBA’91

Biography: 

Chandra Nath Kumar is the President of the Confectionery Business at Nestlé Canada. He serves as a member of the Executive Team and reports directly to the President & CEO of Nestlé Canada.

Chandra joined Nestlé Canada Inc. in April 1998. Since then, he has held progressive roles in the organization across multiple Markets and Divisions, including expatriation assignments in Switzerland, Brazil and Poland. His last expatriation was as the Chief Financial Officer for the Poland & Baltics Region. He returned to Canada in 2014 and was promoted to be the President of the Ice Cream Business. He moved to his current position in May 2017. 

Born and raised in New Delhi, India, Chandra completed his engineering degree from Birla Institute of Technology & Science in Pilani. He also has an MBA from McGill University, Montreal.

Specialization by geographical area: 
Toronto
Group: 
Desautels Global Experts
Stream: 
Business Development
Leadership
Operations