Desautels Global Expert announcement: Chandra Kumar


The Desautels Faculty of Management welcomes Chandra Kumar, President of the Confectionery Business at Nestlé Canada, as a Desautels Global Expert.

Mr. Kumar 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, Mr. Kumar completed his engineering degree from Birla Institute of Technology & Science in Pilani. He also holds an MBA from McGill University. Mr. Kumar works and resides in Toronto, Ontario.