LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. — Jerry Wolfe has joined The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. as chief supply chain officer. He will report directly to Hain Celestial president and chief executive officer Mark L. Schiller and will be a member of the executive leadership team.
In his new role, Mr. Wolfe will be responsible for leading the company’s supply chain organization, including supply chain planning, logistics, contract management, continuous improvement, plant operations and procurement.
Mr. Wolfe brings more than 30 years of supply chain leadership experience to Hain Celestial. Previously, he spent 14 years with McCormick & Co. in various supply chain strategy and leadership roles and as chief information officer. Earlier in his career, Mr. Wolfe was a partner at Ernst & Young, a supply chain management consulting practice, and a director at Manugistics. For the past four years, he has served as c.e.o. for Vivanda, a food technology business model that he founded. Vivanda is focused on “inspiring flavorful food experiences and empowering the global network of food to deliver amazing experiences and solutions every time and everywhere,” the company said.
“Mr. Wolfe is an accomplished supply chain executive with over 30 years of supply chain leadership experience and had been consulting with the company while it conducted a chief supply chain officer search,” Hain Celestial said. “He will play an integral role in working with Mr. Schiller and Hain Celestial’s executive leadership team to simplify the portfolio, strengthen capabilities, reinvigorate top-line growth, and expand margins and cash flow.”