Kraft Heinz names Anheuser-Busch executive as new CEO


FILE PHOTO: A Heinz Ketchup bottle sits between a box of Kraft macaroni and cheese and a bottle of Kraft Original Barbecue Sauce on a grocery store shelf in New York March 25, 2015. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo

(Reuters) – Kraft Heinz Co said on Monday it appointed Anheuser-Busch InBev executive Miguel Patricio as Chief Executive Officer, replacing Bernardo Hees.

Patricio will take over from Hees on July 1.

Reporting by Uday Sampath in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber

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