Henkel, the company behind consumer brands such as Persil, has appointed Amanda Jones (pictured) as senior vice president of sales, Laundry & Home Care, USA.
In this role, she serves as a member of Henkel North America’s Laundry & Home Care executive team and reports to Stephan Fuesti-Molnar, president of Henkel Consumer Goods and senior vice president of Laundry & Home Care in North America.
Jones is based at Henkel’s Consumer Products North American Headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut. She is an experienced sales executive who has worked at top-tier consumer products companies including Hershey, Johnson & Johnson, Pepsi and General Mills. Most recently, she served as general manager, Walmart and Club at Hershey, where she was responsible for sales, customer marketing, customer service and finance for a major business unit.
“Her extensive experience with both U.S. and international customers will serve Henkel well,” said Fuesti-Molnar. “Amanda’s outstanding team leadership capabilities will enable the Henkel sales organisation to further partner with our customers to grow the Laundry & Home Care category across eCommerce, regional, national and club channels.”