Angelo Trocchia currently serves as President and CEO of Unilever in Italy, heading the local business, one of the 5 biggest Unilever companies in Europe.
Until February 2013 he was the CEO of the Unilever Business in Israel, where he delivered two important acquisitions in the Ice Cream and Salty Snack Fields, as well as a significant growth in the Personal Care business. He also played a key role in leading the local company towards a brand new organizational set-up.
Previous roles in Unilever include the General Management of the Frozen Foods business, which he led until its acquisition from the Findus group, managing the whole transition process. Before that, he served as General Manager of the Unilever Ice Cream business in the Czech Republic and he also led the Italian Ice Cream business, which accounts for more than 40% of the total Italian business turnover.
Angelo Trocchia holds a PhD in Aeronautical Engineering and an MBA. He is married and has two daughters.
Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Food, Home Care, Personal Care and Refreshment products with sales in over 190 countries and reaching 2.5 billion consumers a day. It has 169,000 employees and generated sales of €52.7 billion in 2016. Over half (57%) of the company’s footprint is in developing and emerging markets. Unilever has more than 400 brands found in homes around the world, including Persil, Dove, Knorr, Domestos, Hellmann’s, Lipton, Wall’s, PG Tips, Ben & Jerry’s, Magnum and Lynx.
Unilever’s Sustainable Living Plan commits to:
• Helping more than a billion people take action to improve their health and well-being by 2020.
• Halving the environmental impact of our products by 2030.