Gary Viljoen is President and Regional Business Head for Nestlé Professional, North America – Beverages. He leads a world-class team of food service professionals including direct sales and marketing teams, product development, technical manufacturing, equipment and service operations and all supporting teams who share our commitment to excellence.
Gary has 13 years of experience in leading a food service beverage business in North America with an excellent track record. He became part of the Nestlé family when Vitality Foodservices, Inc. was acquired at the end of 2009 and has led the beverage food service business in North America since that time. He had been the Chief Executive Officer of Vitality for five years and has had numerous other executive positions in prior companies. He is a licensed (inactive) CPA and a former Chartered Accountant from South Africa. He has a post graduate degree from the University of Natal (South Africa).