Leading global change
We treat every day as an opportunity to define the world we want tomorrow.
That change won’t happen by itself, and oftentimes it doesn’t come easy — but we work toward creating that future today. Our global leadership team is responsible for building on our storied history while setting the vision for our path forward. Our passionate founders established The Five Principles, which have stood the test of time and continue to empower our Associates to collaborate and make decisions.
As leaders of a private and family-owned business, we have the resources to drive the change we want to see in the world, today. Our leaders are experts in their fields, driving values-based actions that help our business, communications and the world at large to thrive. Hear from our leaders.
Meet our Global Leadership team
“We live in challenging times, but I’m an optimist: I believe in the power of business to have a positive impact and, in particular, the freedom we have at Mars to do the right thing for our Associates and the world we operate in.”
"Performance without purpose is meaningless, and purpose without performance isn’t possible."
"Private ownership provides a great platform to live our purpose as we can do the right things and faster without the worry of the market reaction. A prerequisite is nurturing our freedom by healthy value creation today."
"Our plan to be Sustainable in a Generation, our Five Principles and our culture of ethics will help create a better world for all of us."
"At Mars, all Associates are part of something bigger, where they can be their true selves, and do their very best."
"Our vision, our actions and our conscience are what pushes every Associate to define the future we want and do what it takes to get there together, every single day."
“Our passion and long-standing commitment to science and technology lets us innovate for the benefit of the people and the pets we serve, and partner to tackle global challenges.”
"Mutuality is part of our DNA. We all have the power to drive positive change in business."
"It’s always been our responsibility to build a better business for tomorrow, to really think for the long term. Our everyday actions enable us to make a real impact for generations and not just for quarters."
"There is so much that excites me across the Mars business - our inspiring Purpose, strong brands, passionate Associates and the opportunity to make a big difference to our collective future together in Food."