Ferrero has appointed Guillaume Voisin to the role of Head of Sales, Ferrero Travel Market, effective 1 September.
Described as ‘an experienced Head of Sales and strong business development professional with a demonstrated history of working in the consumer goods segment and the travel retail industry’, Voisin will work alongside the other members of the Travel Marketing Leadership team to bring the company’s strategy to fruition.
“Given his broad knowledge of sales and marketing and his 10 years’ experience in Ferrero Travel Market, we are confident that Guillaume Voisin will be an excellent fit for our team and we look forward to working with him to drive Ferrero to future success in travel retail,” said Sergio Salvagno, General Manager, Ferrero Travel Market.
Based in Luxembourg since August 2020, Voisin was formerly responsible for Travel Market sales for Europe & Americas.
Prior to this, he spent two years in the Middle East and Africa as well as six years in Asia Pacific as Ferrero Travel Market Regional Head of Sales.
In his new role, he steps into the shoes of Maurizio Cartone, who has moved on to a senior position at Ferrero’s Luxembourg headquarters.
“Maurizio Cartone has been the pivot of the international sales force for Ferrero Travel Market for eight years, defining our sales strategy, negotiating contracts and managing a team of sales professionals who ensure that our brands are front of shelf in global travel retail outlets,” said Salvagno.
“Working with the trade marketing team, he has facilitated the development of our core range and a wide selection of innovative travel-exclusive products. His contribution to the development of Ferrero Travel Market has been immense. We wish him well in his future endeavours.”