Azelis Americas appoints Jacqueline (Jacqui) Grisotti to lead its Food & Health business in the US and Canada
12 October 2021
Azelis Americas, a leading innovation service provider in the specialty chemicals and food ingredients industry in North America, announced today that Jacqueline Grisotti has joined the company and will head its Food and Health (F&H) business in the US and Canada starting on October 11th, 2021.
Grisotti has over 27 years of experience in the food and health industry. Over the course of her career, she has worked in different sales, business development and account management roles.
Frank Bergonzi, CEO and President, Azelis Americas states:“Success in the Food & Health segment is a key element of Azelis Americas’ long-term strategic plan. Across the US, Canada and Mexico, we have sought to build the best team and to partner with strategic suppliers in order to support this objective. Adding a key leader to this important market segment is our next step in development. Jacqui is a highly experienced professional, with a proven track record of success in the F&H sector. Her experience in building formidable sales and marketing teams, along with crafting strategic partnerships with principals, will create an exciting time for Azelis Americas. We are delighted to welcome Jacqui to the Azelis family.”
In her role, Grisotti will spearhead the division’s organic growth and support the Americas CEO in Azelis’ M&A strategy for the F&H business. Jacqui will be responsible for developing and cultivating new key principal and customer relationships in the US and Canada. Additionally, she will collaborate with F&H segment colleagues in Mexico (Megafarma, an Azelis company) to grow the entire F&H footprint for Azelis Americas. Grisotti will report directly to the CEO of Americas, Frank Bergonzi.
Jacqueline Grisotti, VP Food and Health, US and Canada:“I am extremely excited to join Azelis and look forward to this new journey. I see tremendous potential to grow the Food & Health business across the US and Canada. Azelis has such a great reputation throughout the speciality chemical and ingredients distribution market. This role is a fantastic opportunity to build on that reputation and serve the needs of the Food & Health segment through our Innovation Centers and collaborative partnerships with our principals. We will deliver fully on Azelis’ commitment to innovation to the Food & Health industry and be the world-class business partner our customers expect.”