Who We Are

Hitesh Ruparel

Senior Vice President of Supply Chain

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Hitesh Ruparel joined 8th Avenue Food & Provisions as Senior VP, Supply Chain in April of 2021. Mr. Ruparel brings a wealth of experience across all facets of Supply Chain with some of the top food manufacturing brands globally. Mr. Ruparel comes to 8th Avenue Food & Provisions from Kerry where he worked as Vice President, Supply Chain and Customer Care, and Vice President of Procurement for the NA region.

Prior to Kerry, Mr. Ruparel held various Supply Chain leadership roles including Planning, Operations, Procurement, Business Development and External Manufacturing with Mondelez, Kraft and Cadbury. He spent his early career working for Reckitt Benckiser in India before relocating to the US with Cadbury.

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Jim Donzelli

Senior Vice President of Sales

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Deepashri Khare

Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO)

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Amy Michtich

Chief Operations Officer (COO)

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Mike Petrie

General Manager of Pasta

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Julie Burns

General Manager of Healthy Snacks & Nut Butters

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Craig Cohen

Chief Financial Officer

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Marcel Tayssoun

VP Information Technology

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John P. Lavey

General Counsel

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Scott McNair

President and CEO

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