Moira Fitzgerald appointed new head of sales at Nestlé Ireland
Moira Fitzgerald is joining Nestlé Ireland from her previous role as sales director with Mars Ireland
18 May 2021 | 0
Nestlé Ireland has appointed Moira FitzGerald as its new head of sales, in a move which will see FitzGerald assume responsibility for the commercial function for an extensive portfolio of products across the confectionery, beverages, food, nutrition and pet care categories. Fitzgerald will lead Nestlé’s commercial strategy in Ireland as it continues to expand its presence and deliver year-on-year category growth.
With almost 20 years’ experience within the food and drinks industry, Moira Fitzgerald has a proven track record of driving business performance cross category. In a press statement, the group said she has a “passion for people development leading teams to achieve personal and career growth”.
Fitzgerald is joining Nestlé Ireland from her previous role as sales director with Mars Ireland, where she led the commercial strategy across the chocolate, gum, petcare and food categories. Prior that she was marketing director at Mars and Wrigley business director.
Originally from Dundrum, Co. Tipperary and currently living in Greystones, Wicklow, Fitzgerald holds a Master of Business Studies degree from Dublin Institute of Technology and is a graduate of Waterford Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Business Studies specialised in Marketing.