Alejandro Folmer Egon Zehnder, Miami
Alejandro Folmer is a core member of the Consumer practice group advising boards and executive leadership teams in the Agribusiness sector, covering the entire value chain, from “Farm to Fork.” This includes from seeds, Food & Ingredients, to consumer packaged foods, and retail companies.More
Alejandro leads the NA AgroFood segment and functionally, works across marketing, commercial and General Management roles. He joined Egon Zehnder in 2007 after a successful career with the Arcor Group, a South American-based, family-held, vertically integrated global confectionery manufacturer with more than $3.5 billion in total sales and operations in five continents. Alejandro held roles within the USA Supply Chain, Operations, and Commercial departments, during a period of rapid expansion throughout North America. Previously, he led a Hispanic trade marketing campaign across the USA for Hershey’s, a key client of Marketing Werks.
Originally from Argentina, Alejandro moved to the U.S. to pursue his undergraduate degree at Marquette University. He later completed an MBA at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.