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Executive Directors


Mr. Edmond Scanlon (44), Chief Executive

Appointed: Executive Director and Group CEO on 1 October 2017. Edmond joined Kerry’s graduate development programme in Ireland in 1996. He was appointed Vice President Finance, Supply Chain and Operations of Kerry’s Global Flavours Division in 2004. In 2007, he was appointed Vice President Mergers & Acquisitions, Kerry Americas Region, before being appointed Global President Kerry Functional Ingredients & Actives in late 2008. In 2012, he was appointed President of Kerry China, prior to his appointment as President & CEO Kerry Asia-Pacific region in November 2013. Edmond was appointed Executive Director and Group CEO on 1 October 2017.

Ms. Marguerite Larkin (47), Chief Financial Officer

Appointed: Executive Director and Group CFO on 30 September 2018. Marguerite was appointed Executive Director and Group CFO on 30 September 2018. Prior to joining Kerry, Marguerite was a senior partner with Deloitte and has held a number of leadership roles within Deloitte Ireland. She has over 25 years global experience as an audit partner for companies operating in a broad range of industries including food & beverage, pharma and technology. She is a fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and Masters in Accounting.


Brian Mehigan
Mr. Brian Mehigan (56), Chief Strategy Officer

Appointed: 25 February 2002. Brian joined Kerry Group in 1989 and held a number of senior finance positions before being appointed CFO in 2002. He served as CFO until 30 September 2018 at which time he transitioned into the role of Chief Strategy Officer. He is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland and a graduate of UCC. Brian has served as an Executive Director on the Board for 16 years.


Gerry Behan
Mr. Gerry Behan (53), President & CEO Kerry Taste & Nutrition

Appointed: 13 May 2008. Gerry joined Kerry's graduate recruitment programme in 1986 and has held a number of senior financial and management roles primarily in the Americas region. He was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Kerry's Global Taste & Nutrition business in 2011. Gerry has served as an Executive Director on the Board for 10 years.